M7 Real Estate is one of the leading specialists in the pan-European, regional, multi-let real estate market. With circa 220 employees in 13 countries across Europe, the team manages a portfolio of over 800 assets with a capital value in excess of €4.7 billion.
M7 acts as an investment and asset manager to a series of funds that it has established and in which it co-invests alongside a large number of family office, high net worth and institutional investors. In addition, M7 has a joint venture with H.I.G. Capital and has partnered with private equity firms including Blackstone, Goldman Sachs, Oaktree Capital and Starwood Capital in the past. M7 also has separate account mandates where it acts as a third party asset manager for the portfolios of institutional, family office and high net worth.
Additional information about M7 can be found at www.m7re.eu
Our real estate finance lawyers have the deep market knowledge and transactional experience to guide our clients through complex and challenging financings in markets throughout the world. We represent both lenders and borrowers in the full spectrum of financings – from conventional commercial loans to sophisticated capital market and securitised transactions.
Our London team specialises in large CMBS transactions and as a result, our finance, tax and restructuring lawyers are among the most experienced in the market. The team at Paul Hastings is better able to lead a CMBS transaction through the legal, regulatory, rating agency and investor hurdles than any other legal team in the market.
Brookland is Europe’s leading specialist real estate investment banking firm and consistently provides innovative solutions across a range of activities including arranging debt (loans and capital markets (CMBS and HYBs)), debt restructuring, sales and investment advisory (debt, hard real estate and operating businesses backed by real estate) and equity raising. We act for property investors (PE firms, corporates, SWFs and HNWs), lenders (bad banks, banks, capital markets investors, debt funds) and service providers (servicers, trustees, corporate administrators) in the real estate and debt markets. Brookland has executed transactions with a value in excess of €30bn and has built its reputation acting on some of the most complex and high profile European real estate transactions in recent years.
CBRE Capital Advisors combines financial expertise with property insight to drive true client advantage. Uniquely positioned as a real estate investment advisory business within CBRE, the leading global real estate services company, the team offers independent Capital Markets advisory and global institutional investor distribution. It combines this with unmatched real estate experience in all aspects of investment. CBRE Capital Advisors understands the fundamental drivers of capital and real asset performance, and creates solutions for clients, ensuring that every aspect of an investment is delivering optimum returns.
Fitch Ratings is a leading provider of credit ratings, commentary and research. Dedicated to providing value beyond the rating through independent and prospective credit opinions, Fitch Ratings offers global perspectives shaped by strong local market experience and credit market expertise. The additional context, perspective and insights we provide has helped investors fund a century of growth and make important credit judgments with confidence.
Moody’s Investors Service is a leading provider of credit ratings, research, and risk analysis. Moody’s commitment and expertise contributes to transparent and integrated financial markets, and the firm’s ratings and analysis track debt covering approximately 120 sovereign nations, 11,000 corporate issuers, 21,000 public finance issuers, and 72,000 structured finance obligations.
At Reed Smith, we are committed to driving progress for you, wherever you are in the world. Your ambition is our ambition. We use our deep experience in commercial real estate finance to make a solution-focused contribution to your business and collaborate with you as true partners.
As market-leading advisers to lenders, borrowers and operating partners on financing and structural requirements involving real estate around the world, we offer a wide range of financial services and capital markets experience to efficiently achieve the best outcome for you.
CoStar Group provides transparency and drives efficiency in the commercial property sector through real time data and insight. Thousands of property professionals now use CoStar Suite & Propex, where 400,000 commercial buildings are tracked for investment opportunities and transactions; space availability and deals; tenants moving in and lease expiries. Whether acquiring, managing or disposing of assets, both investors and their advisors can use CoStar to spot and analyse opportunities; benchmark and report on the performance of assets; and identify and contact potential buyers or sellers in every market.
Trepp, LLC, founded in 1979, is a leading provider of data, analytics, and technology solutions to the global securities and investment management industries. Trepp specifically serves three key sectors: structured finance, commercial real estate, and banking to help market participants meet their objectives for surveillance, credit risk management, and investment performance. Trusted by the industry for the accuracy of its proprietary data, Trepp provides clients sophisticated, comprehensive models and analytics. Trepp is wholly owned by dmg Information, the business information division of Daily Mail and General Trust (DMGT).
European CMBS – The Revival, London
13 May @ 08:00 - 17:00
We are working with a stellar cast of industry people to deliver a conference programme based on dialogues between investors, issuers, servicers and others around the CREFC Europe table.
The main event is a half-day conference over the afternoon of Wednesday 13 May.
Topics on the main conference agenda include Libor transition, rating agency perspectives on different real estate subsectors, disclosure and how deals are presented to investors and a look at how CMBS compares against other debt capital markets funding options. The day will wrap up with a networking reception.
The morning will offer two educational sessions on CMBS structuring and rating agency methodology, open to conference delegates, at no extra cost. Young professionals from our YPREF audience and others seeking a CMBS refresher may register for the morning and networking lunch only.
Free to YPREF members / Free to investors / Non-member: £250 +VAT
Early bird available until Friday 20 March – member rate £450 +VAT / non-member rate £650 +VAT
After Friday 20 March – member rate: £550 +VAT, non-member: £750 +VAT
Registration queries can be emailed to Sadika
CREFC Europe is a Lead Association Supporter of IMN Investors’ Conference on European CMBS. Members wishing to attend or sponsor that event can benefit from a 10% discount we have agreed with IMN. Find out more about the IMN conference here.