DIC Asset AG listed on the EPRA Index
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From 24 September 2007, the share of the Frankfurt-based real estate investor DIC Asset AG (WKN 509840/ ISIN DE0005098404) will be listed on the renowned and internationally-used FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Europe Index. The EPRA Index charts the performance of the biggest and most liquid European and North American listed real estate stocks in a total of 28 countries. The DIC Asset AG share will be added to the European index family when the index is next adjusted. DIC Asset AG has already been listed on the Global Property Research 250 Index (GPR 250).
Ulrich Höller, CEO of DIC Asset AG: 'Our listing on this renowned index marks an important milestone for DIC Asset AG and signifies the company’s inclusion among the world’s top real estate companies. This step confirms that our set-up is correct in strategic terms.'
Information on this index is communicated via Bloomberg, Reuters, Datastream, EcoWin, FactSet, Rimes, Wilshire, Capco, FinInfo as well as the EPRA (European Public Real Estate Association, www.epra.com) website.
About DIC Asset AG
Established in 2002, DIC Asset AG, with registered offices in Frankfurt/Main, is a real estate company with a dedicated investment focus on commercial real estate in Germany, pursuing a return-oriented investment policy. DIC Asset AG’s real estate portfolio currently includes around 1.1 million sqm of floor space, spread over 329 properties. The portfolio is divided into three segments: the Core portfolio includes the proprietary portfolio held on a long-term basis and offering stable, attractive rental yields; the Value-Added portfolio contains real estate with promising performance potential over the medium term; while the Opportunistic Co-Investments portfolio is comprised of real estate investments that have a more pronounced risk/return profile, which will be placed with third parties following a repositioning under an individual business plan. Real estate assets under management currently amount to approx. Euro 3 billion. DIC Asset AG has been included in the SDAX® segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange for more than a year.
Grünhof - Eschersheimer Landstraße 223
60320 Frankfurt am Main
13.09.2007 Financial News transmitted by DGAP
Issuer: DIC Asset AG
Eschersheimer Landstr. 223
Phone: +49 69 9454858-0
Fax: +49 69 9454858-99
Listed: Amtlicher Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Freiverkehr in Berlin, München, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf
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