Vesteda has the legal structure shown below.
Vesteda legal structure
Vesteda Residential Fund
Vesteda is a mutual fund for the joint account of the participants. Investors may join the fund by taking an interest in the fund. The fund is transparent for tax purposes. For this reason, participants can participate in Vesteda via an entity with its own legal and fiscal structure. Participants always join or exit the fund via a request to the fund manager: Vesteda Investment Management B.V. The rights and obligations of the manager, the Supervisory Committee and the participants are set out in the fund’s Terms and Conditions.
Participants’ rights and obligations in respect of the fund manager, Vesteda Project Development B.V. and Vesteda Finance B.V., are exercised through Stichting Administratiekantoor Vesteda (StAK Vesteda). Participants are granted a power of attorney to attend and exercise voting rights in the general meeting of shareholders of these three companies by StAK Vesteda at their request.
Vesteda Investment Management B.V. (the manager)
The fund’s Terms and Conditions instruct the manager to manage the fund under the conditions specified therein. The manager is responsible for day-to-day operations and implementation of the strategy. The Management Board and the staff are employed by the manager.
Vesteda Finance B.V., Vesteda Project Development B.V. and Vesteda Services B.V.
Vesteda Finance B.V. undertakes Vesteda’s (unsecured) financing activities on behalf of the fund. Vesteda Project Development B.V. is responsible for development projects in the committed pipeline and certain selected acquisition projects. Vesteda Services B.V. will in the future act as an intra-group service provider.
The custodian is the legal owner of the property of the fund, while the fund is the beneficial owner. The custodian acts in accordance with all instructions regarding the fund’s assets given by the manager, and shall only be entitled to acquire, dispose of, transfer or otherwise deal with any fund assets on the instructions of the manager.