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The business was founded in 1996 originating from a vision held by the founding directors who held a strong conviction that superior investment performance is centred on real estate fundamentals. Today, that same philosophy is applied when managing funds on behalf of several institutions, more than 13,000 direct clients and over 100,000 clients indirectly through investment platforms.

Milestones in our history

2015
APN launched the APN Coburg North Retail Fund, a fixed term fund invested in a new neighbourhood shopping centre
2014
APN launched the Newmark APN Auburn Property Fund, a fixed term fund invested in the redevelopment of a full line sub-regional retail centre
2013
APN Asian REIT Fund, a property securities fund invested in Asian Real Estate Investment Trusts launched
APN 541 St Kilda Road Fund, a direct closed-end property fund launched and was fully subscribed
Industria REIT (ASX code: IDR) initial public offering launch. IDR owns interests in a workspace focussed portfolio of 18 industrial assets
2012
APN AREIT Fund exceeds $300m FUM
2011
APN Funds Management Ltd appointed as Responsible Entity of the
ING Real Estate Healthcare Fund. APN relaunched the fund as
Generation Healthcare REIT™ (ASX code: GHC), Australia's only listed real estate fund that invests exclusively in healthcare properties
2010
Placement to ARA Asset Management
2009
APN launched the APN AREIT Fund, a property securities fund invested in
Australian Real Estate Investment Trusts
2007
APN's second private fund, APN Development Fund No. 2 launched
2005
APN listed on the Australian Securities Exchange as APN Property Group
(ASX code: APD), combining both Australian Property Network and
APN Funds Management
APN European Retail Trust floated (ASX code: AEZ)
APN Property for Income Fund No. 2 launched
APN’s first private fund, APN Development Fund No. 1 launched
2003
APN funds under management reached $1 billion
1999
APN's first direct property fund, APN Retirement Properties Fund was
established
1998
The original APN Property for Income Fund was established; the flagship
property securities fund of the stable
1997
APN Funds Management Limited was established
1996
Australian Property Network Pty Ltd commenced operations with an initial focus
on real estate development and project management