Creating value on behalf of our clients, across all asset classes, is at the heart our Investment Management teams’ priorities. They are specialized in the management and value creation of real estate investments, assets and projects, both on behalf of our Group and our clients and are able to offer a wide range of services and investment opportunities.
The teams use all their know-how to offer our clients a preferred, confidential and transparent access to investment opportunities in line with their strategy, their needs and their constraints. The Group also leverages on all our other business lines in order to structure and execute these investments strategies.
The Group is also able to co-invest with its clients on strategic projects.
Sourcing & Acquisitions
Our Sourcing & Acquisitions teams remain in close contact with the markets they cover, in order to be in a position to source investment and development opportunities, both for our Group and for our current investors and partners.
Investment strategy built around gathering a limited number of co-investors for specific and already identified investment opportunities.
Our teams undertake the financial, tax and legal structuring (including corporate governance schemes), through the set-up of Special-Purpose Vehicles.
Our Group can provide all the services of an integrated real estate platform to clients willing to execute real estate investment strategies independently and without external investors.
Moroccan REITs (‘OPCI’)
NEMA Capital, a regulated subsidiary held under a 50/50 joint-venture with Société Générale Maroc Group, is a management company specialized in ‘Organismes de Placement Collectif Immobilier’, a form of REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) recently introduced in Morocco. NEMA Capital has an agreement from the Moroccan financial markets authority (‘Autorité Marocaine du Marchés des Capitaux’) and hence provides a preferred access to this new investment product.
Funds (institutional and private investors)
For clients willing to benefit from synergies and risks diversification, the Group can offer investment opportunities in multi-assets real estate investment funds, built around a predefined strategy, a risk/return profile, a geographic/sector allocation and an investment duration.
Yamed is already active on this segment through two sectorial strategies :
– Education Real Estate
The Group is contributing, on behalf of clients, to the set-up and management of a portfolio of income-producing assets in the private higher education sector, comprising the campus and students residence of ‘Université Internationale de Casablanca’ (Casablanca International University), ‘EM Lyon’ Business School (Casablanca-Marina) and ‘Université Privée de Marrakech’ (Marrakech Private University).
– Hospitality Real Estate
Our teams are currently structuring, on behalf of some of our clients, several investment opportunities in the hospitality sector, focused on the urban lifestyle segment, with a first asset under development in Casablanca..