Blackrock's investment strategy for the Nordic countries

Nordic — Blackrock has found its own niche in the Nordics. That's what Thorsten Slytå, Managing Director and Head of Nordics thinks. At the same time, he sees the opportunities for them for a more diversified portfolio across the Nordic countries in the future – but that depends on the pricing.

Blackrock buys logistics property in Sweden

Sweden Sweden — Hökerum Fastigheter is divesting a state-of-the-art logistics property in Skillingaryd, Vaggeryd municipality. The buyer is Blackrock and the transaction takes place through the transfer of the property-owning company.

The Global Giant BlackRock’s Nordic Investment Focus

Nordic — Exclusive for Nordic Property News: Thorsten Slytå, Managing Director and Head of Nordic Real Estate, shares his thoughts on the Nordic market, which country they focus on now, why he enjoys working for BlackRock, and why the Nordics is a “very important market” for the investor.

What New Acqusitions BlackRock Looks for in the Nordics

Nordic — BlackRock has taken a first step on the hot Nordic logistics market. After the deal with Kilenkrysset, Thorsten Slytå, Managing Director and Head of Nordic Real Estate at BlackRock, tells Nordic Property News about what new acquisitions they look for on the Nordic markets.

Blackrock Makes First Nordic Logistics Acquisition

Sweden Sweden — Kilenkrysset sells 72,000 sqm of detailed planned land in Eskilstuna to Nordsten Development and BlackRock Real Assets.

BlackRock Appoints Head of Nordic Real Estate from Barings

Nordic — Thorsten Slytå has joined BlackRock Real Estate as Managing Director and Head of Nordic Real Estate.

Future Nordic Targets for Barings: “On the Lookout for Opportunities”

Nordic — Thorsten Slytå, Managing Director, Head of Nordics at Barings, tells Nordic Property News about the major acquisition from Skanska, and which Nordic markets the global investor is focusing on for further growth.

"Our Ambition Is to Deploy at least another EUR 150M within the Coming 12 Months"

Nordic — Barings made a big purchase with a EUR 86M logistics acquisition in the Helsinki region. Thorsten Slytå, Managing Director, Head of Nordics at Barings, tells Nordic Property News about the acquisition, the future of the Finnish logistics market and about Barings ambitions on the Nordic markets.

Barings Acquires Logistics Asset in the Helsinki Region

Finland Finland — Barings has acquired a logistics asset in the Helsinki region of Finland in an off-market transaction for EUR 86 million from NRP, on behalf of a pan-European core strategy.

These Are the Strongest Logistic Locations in the Nordics

Nordic — Barings continues to be active in the Swedish logistics market. Thorsten Slytå, Head of Nordics, their interest in the Swedish logistics market, where they look for new investments, which locations he views as the strongest for logistics in the Nordic region and in which other segments Barings is looking for opportunities.

Barings Acquires Logistics Property in Gothenburg

Sweden Sweden — Barings announces that it has agreed to acquire, in an off-market transaction, a newly built Grade A logistics asset, Sörred Kubiklager, in Gothenburg, Sweden, from multinational construction and development company Skanska, for EUR 26 million on behalf of a core investment strategy.

Barings Acquires Prime Logistics Asset in Örebro

Sweden Sweden — Barings, one of the world’s largest diversified real estate investment managers, announces that it has agreed to acquire in an off-market transaction a fully let prime logistics asset in Pilängen, Örebro, Sweden from a joint venture between Swedish Kvalitena AB and Norwegian Ragde Eiendom AS.

Barings on the Offensive – Promotes Nordic Head: “Sweden Is the Main Focus”

Nordic — Thorsten Slytå, Head of Nordics at Barings, tells Nordic Property News about his new position at the global investment management firm, how the pandemic has affected his first year in the company, and what kind of assets across the Nordics they are aiming for, going forward.

Global Giant Makes Major Office Investment in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Despite recent office challenges: Barings demonstrates conviction in the future of office with a EUR 72 million acquisition in Stockholm. Thorsten Slytå, Managing Director, Head of Scandinavia at Barings, to Nordic Property News: “Our focus remains steadfast.”

How Slytå Finalized His First Investment with Barings

Sweden Sweden — Barings’ newly recruited Head of Scandinavia, Thorsten Slytå, tells Nordic Property News: ”There has definitely been challenges along the way with the pandemic.”

Why Barings Attracted Slytå: ”Gave Me the Opportunity to Go Back”

Nordic — Thorsten Slytå is the new Managing Director and Head of Scandinavia at Barings Real Estate. To Nordic Property News he tells about his succesful years at M&G and which investments he will focus on at Barings, going forward.

Barings Appoints Thorsten Slytå from M&G Real Estate

Nordic — Barings strengthens its European Real Estate capabilities with two key leadership appointments across Benelux and Scandinavia.

M&G Real Estate Acquires Two Logistics Assets in Key Last Mile Hubs

Sweden Sweden — M&G Real Estate, a leading financial solutions provider for global real estate investors, has acquired two prime logistics assets, Myrfast in Segeltorp, marking a combined EUR 64 million investment into the Nordics logistics sector.

“We Will Continue to Scan the Nordic Logistics Market”

Nordic — Thorsten Slytå, Director in the Nordic region at M&G Real Estate, tells Nordic Property News about the transaction year for the company, why logistics is one focus area and in which Nordic markets M&G is searching for future investments.

NCC Sells Logistics to M&G

Sweden Sweden — NCC is divesting the Lyckobrunnen logistics project in Brunna, Upplands Bro, to global real estate investment firm M&G Real Estate for MSEK 190.

Purchasing Swedish Care Homes – Here Are the Benefits for the British Giant

Sweden Sweden — Thorsten Slytå, Director in the Nordic region at M&G Real Estate, on the opportunities in the struggling care sector, which Nordic targets M&G has and whether more deals are coming up.

M&G Makes New Purchase in Sweden

Sweden Sweden — M&G Real Estate makes its second acquisition in the Swedish care home sector.

After the Major Helsinki Transaction – Here Is What M&G Looks at Next in the Nordics

Finland Finland — M&G Real Estate makes a large acquisition from Ilmarinen with the purchase of an Helsinki CBD office property for EUR 116M. Thorsten Slytå, Director of Nordic Region at M&G Real Estate, tells Nordic Property News of the transaction, the strenghts of the Finnish market and what is next for M&G Real Estate in the Nordics.

M&G Real Estate’s Future in the Nordics

Nordic — After the major acquisition of Blekholmen 1 in Stockholm M&G Real Estate has continued their establishment in the Nordics. Recently they purchased an office building in Helsinki from NREP. Thorsten Slytå, Director Nordic Region, tells Nordic Property News on M&G Real Estate’s future plans for the Nordic market.

NREP Divests Office Property in Helsinki

Finland Finland — NREP has sold a prime office property located in the district of Sörnäinen in Helsinki to M&G Real Estate.