Baker McKenzie Assists Invesco Asset Management on Creation of Italian Real Estate AIF
Using the European passport regime, Baker McKenzie and K&L Gates assisted Invesco Real Estate Management in the creation of a reserved alternative real estate mutual fund designed to invest in properties and real estate valuations located in Italy.
Specifically, Baker McKenzie, coordinated by partners Laurent Fessmann, Alessandro Matteini and Alberto Semeria, by of counsel Luigi Rizzi and associates Gaia Serena, Michael Wietzorek and Valentina Peserico, assisted in the real estate, corporate and regulatory aspects, handling the proceedings for granting European passports to EU managers and the authorisation to commercialise the shares of the aforementioned fund in Italy.
K&L Gates, with a team coordinated by partner Andrea Pinto and including Antonio Eugaldi and Celeste Cenedesi, handled the financial profiles.
Finally, the financing bank Natixis was assisted by JonesDay with a team coordinated by partner Francesco Squerzoni and including partner Alessandro Corno and senior associate Andrea Cantarelli.