Our Organization


Aegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC (“AURA”) is an industry leader in real estate asset management and services. Throughout our history, we have provided our institutional clients with the strategic vision, market access, and best-in-class 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. This highly evolved organization has allowed our clients to meet the challenges and to seize the opportunities of a rapidly changing environment.

Aegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC is a part of Aegon Asset management, an international asset management organization based in The Hague, with offices across North America, Europe and Asia. Aegon Asset Management is part of the Aegon Group; an international insurance and financial services organization based in The Hague, with global investment centers in the US, Netherlands and United Kingdom.

Aegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC ("AURA")

  • Accredited Management Organization
  • A wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Aegon NV
  • Approximately 170 employees serve the real estate platform
  • Total assets under management of approximately $18.6 billion as of 12/31/16
  • 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 space

Office Locations: Cedar Rapids, Iowa | Baltimore, Maryland | New York, New York | San Francisco, California | Fresno, California | Irvine, California | Tampa, Florida

Aegon USA Investment Management, LLC (AUIM)

  • An SEC Registered Investment Adviser
  • A wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Aegon NV
  • Employs approximately 370 professionals including approximately 90 investment professionals
  • Total assets under management of $112 billion as of 12/31/2016
  • 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®)
  • Core competencies include managing a broad rand of fixed income assets

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

Aegon Asset Management (AAM)

  • Established in 2008
  • Global business unit that brings together investment divisions across the Aegon Group
  • Positioned for success in our chosen markets, our specialist teams provide high-quality investment solutions across asset classes
  • Total assets under management of approximately $350 billion USD as of 12/31/2016
Key Regional Locations: North America | United Kingdom | The Netherlands | Asia | Continental Europe
Aegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC (AURA) is a U.S.-based real estate asset manager and a member company of Aegon Asset Management, the global investment management division of the Aegon Group. AURA is not a registered investment adviser with the Securities and Exchange Commission.