“With these ratings we have an important tool at hand that enables us to operate flexibly on international financial markets. We increase our transparency and moreover, gain access to new groups of investors,” explained Andreas Segal, CFO of Deutsche Wohnen AG.
With its ratings of BBB+ and Baa1, Deutsche Wohnen is currently ahead of its national peers.
Deutsche Wohnen is one of the largest publicly listed residential property companies in Germany and Europe with a business focus on managing and developing its residential property portfolio. As at 30 September 2014 the portfolio comprised a total of 148,900 units, of which 146,800 are residential units and 2,100 commercial properties. The company is listed in the Deutsche Börse’s MDAX and is also included in the leading indices EPRA/NAREIT and GPR 100.