A partnership of Deutsche Bank (DB) and NorthStar Realty Finance (NRF) is emerging as the victor...

|By:, SA News Editor

A partnership of Deutsche Bank (DB) and NorthStar Realty Finance (NRF) is emerging as the victor in the battle to control the John Hancock Center, outmaneuvering Goldman Sachs (GS), Blackstone (BX) and others vying for the Chicago skyscraper. DB and NRF reportedly have acquired all three pieces of the junior debt on the tower, which have a face value of ~$218M.