Hastings Funds Management

Company description

Hastings is a specialist fund manager of infrastructure equity and debt dedicated to delivering reliable and consistent investment returns to a wide range of institutional and retail investors. Established in 1994, Hastings was one of Australia's first infrastructure fund managers and has a proven investment and asset management track record through its strong fiduciary culture and focus on core infrastructure equity and debt.

As at 30 June 2013, Hastings had A$7.2 billion in funds under management, with an asset portfolio predominantly comprising utilities, airports, toll roads and seaports in Australia, UK, Europe and USA. Hastings has participated in 40 equity transactions and over 50 infrastructure debt transactions over the past 19 years including privatisations, PPPs, secondary market transactions and follow-on investments.

Company details

35 Collins Street

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Company updates

  • February 27, 2018

    Morrison & Co selected to manage Utilities Trust of Australia

    The Board of Utilities of Australia Pty Limited, trustee of the Utilities Trust of Australia fund (UTA), has confirmed the selection of H.R.L.Morrison & Co Limited (Morrison & C...

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  • January 18, 2018

    Auckland International Airport Ltd to sell stake in North Queensland Airports

    Auckland International Airport Limited has announced its intention to offer its 24.6% stake in North Queensland Airports (NQA) for sale to existing investors for AUD370 million (US$294....

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  • July 25, 2017

    Westpac and Charter Hall in exclusive talks for the sale of Hastings

    Westpac Banking CorporationandCharter Hall Group have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac’s proposed sale of Hastings Management ProprietaryLimited (Hastings).  

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  • April 07, 2017

    Hastings signs mandate with Japanese institution for infrastructure debt

    Global infrastructure fund manager Hastings Funds Management has won an infrastructure debt investment mandate from the Development Bank of Japan Inc. and DBJ Asset Management Co., Ltd (coll...

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  • March 22, 2017

    3i launches North American infrastructure platform

    3i has announced the launch of its North American infrastructure business. Establishing a local team in the US will position 3i to access attractive infrastructure investment opportunities t...

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  • February 13, 2017

    Hastings-managed clients acquire further 50 percent of UK South East Water

    Hastings Funds Management Limited announced today that it had completed the acquisition from La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) of a further 50 percent of South East...

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  • September 22, 2016

    Infrastructure Capital Group appoints director and two new associates

    Infrastructure Capital Group (ICG), an Australian specialist, independent infrastructure fund management firm, has announced the appointment of Edward Lloyd, as a director and Adri...

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  • April 22, 2016

    Bidders revealed for Port of Melbourne lease

    The Government of Victoria launched the formal transaction process for the port lease contract in late March (as we reported), after the Parliament voted in favor to tender the port&n...

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  • March 07, 2016

    Westpac abandons sale of Hastings Funds Management

    Westpac Banking Corp has abandoned the sale of its infrastructure arm Hastings Funds Management due to current external market conditions, among others reasons.

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  • February 19, 2016

    American bidders emerge for Hastings Funds

    Westpac Banking Corp has extended the deadline for the final bid of its infrastructure arm Hastings Funds Management.

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