Swiss Life Asset Managers to launch German funds
Swiss Life Asset Managers is expanding its activities in the German market for real estate funds with its own investment management firm, Swiss Life Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH.
Swiss Life KVG will launch open- and closed-end real estate investment funds. In addition, the firm will launch a mutual real estate AIF for private investors. The firm has plans to launch its first funds in a few weeks.
“Swiss Life KVG will tap into new, attractive potential in the German real estate sector,” said Ingo Hartlief, CEO of Swiss Life KVG, in a statement. “We will thus help our parent company expand its fund activities in one of the most significant European real estate markets.”
Swiss Life Asset Managers prepared for the expansion of its market presence by acquiring German special property fund and asset management company Corpus Sireo in 2014. Corpus Sireo will support Swiss Life in its real estate investment fund platform. The com