Fundraising round-up: Year ends with a slow finish
December 2013 was a slow month for European fundraising, but some funds were still active, including the launch of two funds focusing on alternative property sectors.
BPT Asset Management announced the launch and first close of BPT Healthcare Fund II, which, like its predecessor, will focus on investments in Finnish healthcare properties. The first close brought BPT an investment capacity of €70 million, with conservative leverage. A second close is planned for 2014.
International Campus AG announced the launch and first close of its first ever fund focused entirely on German student housing, International Campus Student I SCA. The fund plans to take advantage of the rising number of students in German universities coupled with the particularly short supply of small-scale accommodation in attractive towns. In it