With effect from November 1, 2018 AEW has acquired all shares of the external Capital Investment Company Hypoport Invest GmbH, further developing its business operations in Germany. King & Spalding has advised AEW on the transaction, including regulatory due diligence and coordination of the transaction with the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin).
The Frankfurt based team included Dr. Andreas Böhme (lead), Cüneyt Andac, Anna Maria Gabrysch-Datta and Marcel Schuster.
AEW is one of the largest real estate asset managers worldwide with about EUR 60 billion assets under management and head offices in Boston, London, Paris and Hong Kong. The investment volume in Europe over the past 5 years amounts to more than EUR 17.5 billion.