Press Release November 17, 2016

Goodwin Frankfurt Advises NATIXIS Pfandbriefbank AG and NATIXIS S.A. on Financing of Residential Portfolio Acquisition

Goodwin Frankfurt provided longstanding client NATIXIS Pfandbriefbank AG and NATIXIS S.A. with financing counsel in connection with its acquisition of a residential portfolio and its many properties located mainly in Berlin, Germany from an investment company in Luxembourg. In addition to the financing of the acquisition, NATIXIS Pfandbriefbank AG granted a loan to support a capex program of individual properties.

NATIXIS Pfandbriefbank AG ranks among the market leaders in Europe in real estate financing. For over 10 years now, NATIXIS Pfandbriefbank AG has been a player in the five most important European markets – in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Great Britain.

Dr. Stephan Kock, Chair of Goodwin's Frankfurt office, led a cross-border team that included associates Andreas Mallin and Ralph-Tobias Rodrian, transaction executive Dimitar Morfov and paralegal Helena Velimirovic working together with Goodwin’s UK Real Estate Finance partner Paul Lyons and associate Colin Baker.