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Company Name: Hansteen Holdings PLC

Place of Registration: England and Wales

Registered Number: 05605371

Registered Office Address:

1st Floor, Pegasus House,
37-43 Sackville Street
London W1S 3DL

Telephone: +44 (0)207 408 7000
Fax: +44 (0)207 408 7001

VAT number 872 5613 11

Regional offices

Our history

Morgan Jones and Ian Watson have been Joint Chief Executives of Hansteen Holdings since launching the company on AIM in 2005.

Prior to establishing Hansteen, Ian and Morgan founded Ashtenne Holdings as Joint Chief Executives from 1989 until its sale to Warner Estates in 2005.

With more than 25 years' experience in investing in the industrial property market, both have a proven track record in identifying opportunities requiring intensive management and realising value for their investors.

Since 2005, Hansteen has built up a substantial and profitable portfolio of industrial investment properties in the UK, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium and France.

Our Milestones:

2015

February 

Acquisition of Ashtenne Industrial Fund Units

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March

Hansteen Reports record profits of £131.2 million and net asset value growth of 12.1%

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May

Hansteen sells HPUT II for £192.1 million

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Hansteen Acquires thirteen properties for €21.65 million in Germany

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2014

February

Acquisition of £41.2 million UK portfolio for Hansteen UK Industrial Property Unit Trust II (HPUTII)

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March

Refinanced German portfolio with new €343 million five-year facilities

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Acquisition of a further £26 million of units in the Ashtenne Industrial Fund (AIF)

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June

Disposal of £62 million multi-let industrial portfolio in the UK

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Following the acquisition of 50% of a loan in December 2013, the 370,000 sq m of underlying property assets in the Netherlands were purchased for €106 million

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November

Sale of Hansteen UK Industrial Property Unit Trust (HPUT) for £146.1 million

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2013

May

Launch of Hansteen UK Industrial Property Unit Trust II in partnership with Aviva Investors Real Estate Multi-Managers

July

Issue of €100 million senior, unsecured convertible bonds, due 2018

August

Acquisition of 27.5% stake in £460 million Ashtenne Industrial Fund and become the new Asset Manager to the Fund

December

Purchased 50% of a loan secured against a portfolio of multi-let light industrial property in the Netherlands from UniCredit Bank AG for €41.7 million, representing a 51% discount to the loan
Property portfolio under management exceeds £1.5 billion

2012

June

Full management platform established in UK, Germany and Benelux

December

Property portfolio under management exceeds £1 billion
£78 million of acquisitions completed
£51 million of disposals completed

2011

March

Hansteen becomes a member of the FTSE 250 and the EPRA Index

May

Successful raising of £146.5 million, net of expenses

December

Acquisition of the property assets from the Spencer Group of companies for £150 million

2010

March

German industrial property portfolio acquired for €330 million

April

Return to the UK with acquisition of Kilmartin portfolio for £80.4 million

October

The addition of two Non-Executive Directors and Finance Director strengthens our Board

December

Acquisition of Saltley Business Park and Treforest Industrial estate for £52 million

2009

July

Share issue raises gross proceeds of £200.8 million in successful placing and open offer

August

Launch of the Hansteen UK Industrial Property Unit Trust with five institutional investors

October

Hansteen moves from AIM to the Official List and becomes a REIT

2008

July

€36.2 million acquisitions and €31.8 million disposals

2007

April

Completion of secondary placing for an additional £70 million

July

66 properties acquired in 37 transactions, totalling €300 million

2006

Acquired 13 industrial and distribution properties in Germany, the Netherlands and the UK for €43 million

2005

First acquisitions with the purchase of four industrial portfolios located in Germany and the Netherlands for €73 million

Dealings commence in Hansteen shares following £125 million float on AIM