Independent – International – Innovative – Professional
Frankfurt-based KanAm Grund Group is comprised of three companies. In addition to the Asset Management Company KanAm Grund Real Estate Asset Management GmbH & Co. KG it also encompasses two investment companies respectively under the supervision of the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht – BaFin): KanAm Grund Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH for private investors and KanAm Grund Institutional Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH for institutional investors.
Established in October 2000, the KanAm Grund Group has generated a transaction volume of over 31 billion USD in real estate since its inception. Staff in Frankfurt am Main and in its international offices in Paris, Luxembourg and Atlanta have together gained many years of experience in the field of real estate investments. Over the past 17 years, the investment focus has been on high-quality properties in major international cities such as Paris, London, Washington, D.C. and Toronto. TheKanAm Grund Group benefits in this context from its global network spanning strategically important locations. In addition, the independence of the KanAm Grund Group means it enjoys a special position which enables it to pursue an investment strategy in the best interest of investors. International institutional investors also increasingly take advantage of this and engage the assistance of the KanAm Grund Group as a fund, portfolio and asset manager to invest and administer their assets in German, European and American properties.
KanAm Grund Group: A KanAm Group Company
With its headquarters in Munich, the KanAm Group has been one of the leading issuing houses for international real estate funds in Germany since 1978.
As an initiator, developer, operator, administrator and seller of real estate in the USA, Australia and both Eastern and Western Europe, the KanAm Group has extensive expertise at its disposal.
The KanAm Group offers private and institutional investors yield-oriented capital investments, primarily in real estate, in companies operating independently of each other, including the KanAm Grund Group in Frankfurt am Main. An independent private bank specializing in asset management, Bankhaus von der Heydt, rounds off this business group.
Awards garnered by the KanAm Grund Group
SCOPE Management Performance Transparency Award 2012
KanAm Grund fund management won the SCOPE Award in 2012 in the «Management Performance Transparency» category. The factors «a high degree of credibility, maximum transparency and timely investor information» proved decisive in influencing the jury's decision.
SCOPE Portfolio Construction Award 2013
SCOPE honored the high level of transaction and innovation competence of KanAm Grund as a «first mover» in LEADING CITIES INVEST, the first new generation open-end real estate fund, with the Portfolio Construction Award 2013.
Scope Asset Management Rating (06/2016)*
In the current Asset Management Rating 2016, Scope Ratings awarded the KanAm Grund Group an A+AMR rating and, in addition, once again confirmed the positioning of the Group among the top 5 providers of open-end real estate funds in Germany. The KanAm Grund Group has established itself as a real estate asset manager among private and institutional investors through an extremely high degree of transaction and asset management competence. From the point of view of Scope, the KanAm Grund Group demonstrates its innovative strength and market expertise through its new products, LEADING CITIES INVEST and the special institutional KanAm Grund Europa fund. The reorganization of February 1, 2016 has seen the Group expand its international offer, and it is now undergoing a transformation from a German real estate funds issuing company to an international funds and real estate asset manager.
SCOPE Asset Management Rating 2015
The rating agency SCOPE also awarded the KanAm Grund Group an A+AMR rating (Good) in 2015 for its high quality in asset management. It highlighted in particular the extremely high level of transaction and asset management competence as an established real estate asset manager among private and institutional investors and proven expertise in the office markets of Western European cities and North America in this respect. From the point of view of Scope, the KanAm Grund Group demonstrates its innovative strength and market expertise through the new LEADING CITIES INVEST and KanAm Grund Europa products. This rating enabled the KanAm Grund Group to once again confirm its position among the top 5 providers of open-end real estate funds.
SCOPE Asset Management Rating 2014
The rating agency SCOPE distinguished the KanAm Grund Group in 2013 and 2014 with an A+AMR rating (Good) for its high quality in asset management. In particular, its outstanding investment competence, the quality of its real estate management and developed core competencies in the office markets of Western European cities and North America were singled out for praise. Moreover, SCOPE also lauded its «pioneering role in the issuing of a new generation open-end real estate fund». The rating enabled the KanAm Grund Group to once again confirm its position among the top 5 providers of open-end real estate funds.