Rockpoint racks up $2.8 bln for fifth real estate fund

Rockpoint Group collected more than $2.8 billion for its fifth real estate fund, blowing past its $2.5 billion target, according to a person familiar with the fund.

Rockpoint Real Estate Fund V, which launched in Dec. 2014, is still fundraising, the person said. It’s not clear if the fund has a cap.

An SEC filing Wednesday showed the fund collected more than $1.64 billion.

Rockpoint’s previous real estate fund raised $2.33 billion in 2012, generating an average IRR of 30.06 percent and an average multiple of 1.29x, as of June 30, 2015, reports data provider Bison.

And, in 2007, Rockpoint raised $2.5 billion for its third real estate fund, generating an average IRR of 15.09 percent and an average multiple of 1.39x, as of March 31, 2015, also according to Bison.

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