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Blue Owl's Real Estate platform wins "Top Performing Core & Core Plus Fund Manager (Americas)" at the 2023 Preqin Awards

June 28, 2023

LONDON, June 28, 2023 -- As part of the 2023 Preqin Awards, Blue Owl’s Real Estate platform has been named as the Top Performing Real Estate Core & Core Plus Fund Manager.

Preqin's most competitive annual honor recognizes market leaders and top industry performers across private capital and hedge funds that are shaping and transforming the alternative assets industry globally. The 2023 Preqin Awards celebrate excellence across a variety of categories, with firms being awarded at an asset class and strategy level for private capital performance, hedge fund performance, and private capital fundraising.

Preqin Awards use exclusive data from Preqin Pro and follow a strict, proprietary methodology that has been created specifically for these accolades. Winners are chosen based on a variety of factors such as years active, quartile rankings, fund size, and more.

Marc Zahr, Co-President of Blue Owl and Head of Real Estate said, “The fact that these awards are based solely on Preqin’s objective data makes us incredibly proud. We’re pleased with our performance; everything we do seeks to provide our investors predictable current income with a focus on limiting downside risk.”

We are delighted to receive this recognition and will to strive to continue to offer clear risk-adjusted returns to our investors.



Awards methodology 
In order to determine the winner for each category for the 2023 Preqin Awards, Preqin employed a rigorous and proprietary methodology, with the exclusive use of data from Preqin Pro, the firm’s alternative assets data platform. Further information on the methodology can be found here: Preqin Awards hedge funds methodology and Preqin Awards private capital methodology. Preqin Awards are compiled using public domain information and data reported to Preqin by the participants; they are not independently verified or assessed. Preqin cannot therefore guarantee the accuracy of the information provided. If you intend to refer to your standing in marketing materials, you may only do so if you repeat the above statement within the materials. The information provided is updated and corrected from time to time, so please ensure you check our service for the most recent data.

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