HICL Infrastructure Company, the listed infrastructure investment company advised by InfraRed Capital Partners Limited, has announced it has raised £260 million (US$325 million) gross proceeds under its share issue.
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Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has initiated the fundraising process for its new fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III, which will now be open for investor subscription.
Two Massachusetts pension funds, Quincy Retirement System (QRS) and the Norfolk County Retirement System (NCRS), have announced they are seeking infrastructure investment managers.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the IFC Global Infrastructure Fund (GIF), a fund managed by the IFC Asset Management Company (AMC), have invested a combined US$100 million in Orazul Energy Partners LLC, an affiliate of Orazul Energy Holdings LLC, an energy platform in Latin America owned by I Squared Capital.
The Flemish investment company PMV and the Dutch consultant / investor Rebel Group have announced the creation of a new investment infrastructure fund, "European Projects Investment Company" (EPIco).
Actis has announced that it has reached final closing on its fourth energy fund Actis Energy 4 (AE4) with commitments hitting a hardcap at US$2.75billion.
QIC has announced the final close of the QIC Global Infrastructure Fund (QGIF), which achieved a total of AUD2.35 billion (US$1.8 billion) of capital commitments over an 18-month period.
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).
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.