ADNOC and Apollo-led consortium close $5.5 billion real estate investment partnership

General view of the ADNOC headquarters is seen in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, December 23, 2018. Photo taken December 23, 2018. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

DUBAI (Reuters) - The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) said on Tuesday it closed its $5.5 billion real estate investment partnership with entities owned and/or advised by Apollo Global Management Inc APO.N subsidiaries and a group of institutional investors.

The closing takes the combined investment in select ADNOC real estate assets by the investor consortium to $2.7 billion, the company said in a statement.

The Apollo-led consortium collectively holds a 49% stake in Abu Dhabi Properly Leasing Holding Company RSC Limited (ADPLHC). ADNOC retains a 51% majority stake, according to the statement.

Reporting by Dahlia Nehme; Editing by Louise Heavens