French real estate investor Covivio's 2020 results show that while the diversity of its portfolio led to a strong performance, its hotel properties (15% of the company’s portfolio) suffered from the Covid crisis.
Private equity company Peakside Capital Advisors has raised €160 million in equity from institutional investors and family offices across Europe. The fund will focus on investment in German real estate and may look at hotel properties, but with a look to conversion.
On 16th January Armin Laschet was elected leader of Germany’s CDU party, putting him in a good position to succeed Angela Merkel when she steps down as German chancellor in September. What does his election mean for Germany and the hospitality market?
London-based real estate investment firm Tristan Capital Partners announced last week its plans to expand its hotels investment strategy. Luc Boschmans and Kristian Smyth discuss their plans establish the firm as a long-term player in hospitality.
Private equity firm ActivumSG Capital Management has announced it is targeting European markets that are experiencing growing distress, with a focus on hospitality. The company has raised €550 million from international investors to deploy mainly in five markets: Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal and the UK.