MILAN (06 December 2012) – International law firm McDermott Will & Emery announced that its Italian offices have assisted Fabrica Immobiliare SGR, a real estate asset management company established in 2005, shareholded by Caltagirone Group and Monte dei Paschi di Siena Group, in the partnership agreement with CBRE Global Investors, a global real estate investment management firm with more than 300 offices worldwide (excluding affiliates), to set up co-branded, Italian regulated real estate funds, mainly addressed, but not limited, to Italian institutional investors.
Fabrica Immobiliare manages 9 real estate funds for €2,5 billion of total assets under management and is one of the leading Italian players.
McDermott has assisted Fabrica Immobiliare in structuring, negotiating and subscribing the partnership. The McDermott team included partner Giovanni Nicchiniello and associate Paolo Cocchini based in the Milan office.
McDermott’s Corporate Advisory Practice Group represents a wide spectrum of business interests around the world, from Global 50 companies to venture backed start-ups, as well as the financial institutions that support them. The team is comprised of highly skilled and collaborative business lawyers focused on solving complex business problems and acting as strategic partners in the execution of clients' strategic M&A initiatives and capital raising plans.
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