London, 29 September 2022
Macquarie Capital Principal Finance (Macquarie) has provided €123.4 million in the form of a senior secured loan to DL Invest Group. The three-year facility will be funded using capital from Macquarie’s balance sheet.
The loan is secured against 10 modern logistics assets across Poland, comprising of 193,000 sqm constructed by DL Invest Group over the last 5 years and is fully let to major international companies.
Alexi Antolovich, Global Co-Head Real Estate, Macquarie Capital Principal Finance said: “This transaction demonstrates Macquarie’s ability to utilise its balance sheet to find capital solutions to support its clients, notwithstanding a challenging macroeconomic environment. This transaction involves a strong portfolio managed by an excellent team at DL Invest Group. We are pleased to support DL Invest Group’s continuous growth and believe this is the first transaction of a fruitful collaboration over the years to come.”
Dominik Leszczynski, CEO of DL Invest Group said: “We are delighted to unlock capital for our next stage of growth as a tenant orientated developer and long-term investor-owner of assets. Macquarie was pragmatic throughout the process, in a period of heighted volatility for Polish capital markets. We worked together to create a bespoke transaction that allows DL Invest Group to continue its strong investing track record.”
Macquarie Capital Principal Finance utilises Macquarie Group's balance sheet to invest across the capital structure providing debt and equity solutions for real estate clients across Europe, North America, and Australasia.
DL Invest Group is a dynamic Polish investor operating in the commercial real estate market. Its diversified real estate portfolio comprises three segments: logistics centres, office centres, and retail parks. The company was founded by Dominik Leszczynski and has grown its portfolio to include more than 2,000,000 sqm of real estate.