Not the least due to their geographic proximity, German companies play a vital role in the Austrian economy as sales entities and investors. Yet, despite this proximity, the common language and many other similarities, doing business in another country is always a challenge. Deutsche Leasing Austria GmbH, based in Vienna, is one of the five leading asset finance and leasing partners in Austria. Although the market is regressive, the company has been able to achieve annual double-digit growth in recent years. Managing Director Heinz Scheibenpflug is positive that Deutsche Leasing Austria will be able to become one of the top two players in its field in the coming years.
Finance & Real Estate
As an investment vehicle, real estate is hard to beat. A steadily appreciating capital asset that provides a reliable income stream is the modern equivalent to a gold mine. However, in a complex world that is constantly changing, it takes an expert to understand and navigate the intricacies of the commercial real estate market. That expert is Jones Lang LaSalle, the world’s leading commercial real estate services and investment management firm. It has been represented in the Czech market by Jones Lang Lasalle, s.r.o. since 1992.
In Italy, the asset management industry has become a fast-growing sector – although the country is still recovering from the impact of the severe economic crisis. Experts agree that the popularity can be attributed to low interest rates. These have spurred many investors to seek high returns for their savings and investments. Foruminvest Italia Srl in Milan is a prominent European real estate developer and is involved in the asset management of interesting projects.
While the year 2015 saw an inflow into European equities and despite a more contrasting year 2016, Montpensier Finance was able to perform well and continued to increase its market share. The company ranks among the top ten independent asset management companies in France with 1.8 billion EUR under management. With its threefold asset management expertise, Montpensier Finance has strengthened its position.
Life can be complicated at times, and choosing the perfect life insurance can be one of those times. As understanding the different types of life insurance is a highly complex challenge, it is good to have a competent and reliable partner by your side. Eurovita Assicurazione S.p.A. is such a partner. The Rome-based company provides life insurance products and services that perfectly match the individual needs of its clients.
The real estate market in Austria is characterized by substantial demand for investment properties and a significant drop in new rentals. Especially the retail market is undergoing fundamental changes. These are facts reported by Colliers International, an international leader in commercial real estate services. Colliers International Immobilienmakler GmbH in Vienna is part of the Colliers network and excels with profound experience and know-how.
Comprising 110 shops, a wide choice of eateries, a multiplex cinema and 1,350 parking spaces, the Futurum in Hradec Králové is the largest shopping center in eastern Bohemia. Extensively reconstructed and modernized in 2012, the Czech mall is operated by Active Retail Asset Management, s.r.o., whose name says it all: The company actively manages its customers’ retail assets with the objective of value creation.