EQT has announced that its third fund for infrastructure investments, EQT Infrastructure III, has been closed at the hard cap of €4 billion (US$4.2 million).
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AMP Capital is midway through raising US$2 billion for its third Infrastructure Debt Fund (IDF3) as they increasingly turns to overseas assets as a major investment.
Infranode has announced the closing of its second investment round. The Infranode I investment platform raises SEK1.9 billion (US$213 million) dedicated to essential infrastructure investments in the Nordics.
SL Capital Partners has announced the final close of its inaugural infrastructure fund, SL Capital Infrastructure Fund I.
EIV Capital, an energy-focused private equity firm, has announced the final closing of its third fund, EIV Capital Fund III, LP and its affiliates, at its hard cap of US$450 million, surpassing its original US$350 million target.
Ireland-France Subsea Cable Limited has announced a partnership with Tiger Infrastructure Partners to finance and construct IFC-1, a submarine fiber-optic cable system that will be the first and only direct subsea cable between Ireland and France.
Global Infrastructure Partners have raised a total of US$15.8 billion for its GIP III fund, which is the firm's largest infrastructure fund.
Allianz Global Investors,has announced the launch its second UK Infrastructure Debt Fund later this year. The fund, aimed at institutional investors, will invest in long-term, investment grade, core UK infrastructure assets, including primary brownfield and greenfield transactions within the transport, energy and social infrastructure sectors.
CAAAPITAL and Shanghai Ventures, through its structuring and commercial partner, Intelegis, have announced the launch of DG Energy Capital, a private equity fund that will provide innovative financial solutions for developers in Mexico’s distributed solar generation market.
Northleaf Capital Partners has announced that it has held the final closing for its second OECD-focused pooled infrastructure fund, Northleaf Infrastructure Capital Partners II (NICP II), at its US$950 million hard cap.
Governments of Latin America to discuss investment opportunities for energy projects – Washington, D.C March 2017
Latin American public and private sector leaders will address countries’ policies and strategies to engage investors and stimulate open discussions. 250 energy developers, financiers and public sector stakeholders are expected to attend the meeting from North America and countries across Latin America.
Amidst the wait for US foreign policy decisions, proactive energy sector leaders from Africa get set to return to Washington DC for EnergyNet’s 3rd Powering Africa: Summit this March
Summit returns to Washington DC this March providing a platform for Africa’s energy sector stakeholders and developers to engage multilaterals, global investors and technology providers. The meeting will present backbone energy and infrastructure projects to the most proactive partners.
Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management has completed a first close of its second vehicle, the Benjamin de Rothschild Infrastructure Debt Generation (BRIDGE) fund.
French civil service pension fund ERAFP has committed €350 million (US$368.4 million) to Ardian France and Access Capital Partners for infrastructure and private equity funds of funds, respectively.
Conquest has launched its renewable power fund, Conquest Renewable Yield Europe, dedicated to acquiring and managing renewable power generation real assets.
Ancala Partners has successfully completed fundraising for its UK infrastructure platform, which it developed by working closely with Willis Towers Watson, the global investment business.
Rockland Capital has announced it has raised more than US$237 million for the fund Rockland Power Partners III.
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) has invested US$50 million in an US$800 million bond issued by the Nigerian telecommunications tower business, IHS.
AMP Capital has raised US$2.4 billion for its global infrastructure platform at final close, with more than 50 institutional investors committing to its global mandate to invest in high-quality assets offering the best relative value.
GMPF & LPFA Infrastructure LLP (GLIL), the joint venture between the Greater Manchester Pension Fund and London Pensions Fund Authority, has more than doubled in size to £1.275 billion (US$1.56 billion) after three more funds joined the investment vehicle.