With one of the longest track records in the industry¹, we have a high conviction approach to investing in global REITs on behalf of well renowned institutional investors, with alpha generation over the long-term.
Our process to capture market dislocations rapidly and cost-efficiently between private and listed real estate is based on extensive fundamental research supported by proprietary technology.
1. The Concentrated Strategy inception is 1999.
The Real Estate Group within the Caisse de depot et placement du Québec (Caisse) is formed as an investment team to manage its real estate securities portfolios.
The team launches the Concentrated Strategy, managed exclusively for the Caisse.
This investment team is rolled into a distinct entity, Presima, to offer its global real estate securities expertise to other institutional investors. The Caisse remains majority shareholder.
Presima’s Concentrated Strategy is offered to institutional investors via two Canadian Pooled Funds.
Presima registers with the SEC and offers its expertise to U.S. institutional investors. First U.S. tax-exempt mandates received.
MLC Asset Management, the direct investment management business of the National Australia Bank Group, acquires Presima. The firm becomes a wholly-owned subsidiary of MLC Asset Management.
Presima’s Yield and Enhanced Yield Strategies are offered to institutional investors via Canadian Pooled Funds.
Presima launches the Global Property Securities Concentrated Fund which is offered to institutional and retail investors in Australia.
Presima’s Global Real Estate Concentrated Collective Fund (CIT) is opened to qualified retirement plans in the United States.
Increase and reorientation of investment team coverage to enhance company coverage.
Presima Global Value Strategy is offered to institutional investors via a separate mandate.
The Concentrated Strategy is offered to U.S. domiciled investors through a sub-advised Investment Company Act fund ('40 Act).
Marc-André Flageole is named the Head of the Investment Team.
Conversion of the Enhanced Yield Strategy to the ESG Enhanced Yield Strategy via the addition of filters eliminating poor performers from the investment universe, based on ESG criteria.
Launch of the Presima ESG Real Asset Strategy a specialised investment solution, combining listed REITs and infrastructure stocks.
Launch of the Presima ESG Listed Infrastructure Strategy to match specific client need.
Slate Asset Management, a global real asset investor and manager, acquires Presima.