Our Organization

Throughout the history of Aegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC, ("AURA"), we have strived to provide our institutional clients with the strategic vision, market access, and exceptional service required to build portfolios that exceed their investment objectives. Critical in delivering exceptional performance is our fully integrated platform that contains a broad range of real estate expertise, including mortgage loan origination, asset management, mortgage loan servicing and accounting, housing tax credits, special servicing, valuation, and research. 

AURA is a part of Aegon Asset management, a global asset management organization which serves as the asset management arm of the Aegon Group, an international insurance and financial services organization based in The Hague, Netherlands. 

Aegon Asset Management (AAM)

  • Established in 2009
  • Represents four investment centers located in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands
  • Specialist teams dedicated to providing high-quality investment solutions across asset classes

Key Regional Locations: North America | United Kingdom | The Netherlands | Asia | Continental Europe

Aegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC ("AURA")

  • Earned the Accredited Management Organization designation issued by the Institute of Real Estate Management
  • A wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Aegon NV
  • Total assets under advisement of approximately $17 billion as of 12/31/2017
  • Total RAUM of $1.1 billion as of 12/31/2017
  • Advises clients on a broad range of debt and equity investments
  • Core competencies include debt and equity investments across the commercial and agricultural loan, housing tax credits and private equity

Office Locations: Cedar Rapids, Iowa | Baltimore, Maryland | San Francisco, California | St. Petersburg, Florida

Aegon USA Investment Management, LLC (AUIM)

  • An SEC-Registered Investment Advisor
  • An affiliated entity of AURA
  • Employs approximately 335 professionals including approximately 85 investment professionals
  • Total assets under management of approximately $105 billion as of 12/31/2017
  • Experience managing a broad range of fixed income assets
  • Collaboration with global counterparts on investment strategy
  • AUIM claims compliance with the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS®)

Office Locations: Cedar Rapids, Iowa | Chicago, Illinois | Baltimore, Maryland

Aegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC (“AURA”), an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Aegon N.V., is a U.S.-based investment adviser registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and part of Aegon Asset Management, the global investment management brand of Aegon Group.