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Danish CIP's 3rd energy fund secures EUR2.8 billion in commitments

Danish CIP's 3rd energy fund secures EUR2.8 billion in commitments

🕔Dec 29, 2017

After nine months of fundraising, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ (CIP) new fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III (CI III), has had its sixth close on December 27, 2017 with total commitments reaching EUR2.8 billion (US$3.32 billion).

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Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund secures US$100 million loan from AfDB

Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund secures US$100 million loan from AfDB

🕔Dec 20, 2017

In a bid to reduce the huge infrastructure financing gap in Sub-Saharan Africa, the African Development Bank has approved US$100 million to The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF), a public private partnership company.

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Land Degradation Neutrality Fund launched

Land Degradation Neutrality Fund launched

🕔Dec 18, 2017

The Land Degradation Neutrality Fund was officially launched at the thirteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP13) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), which took place in Ordos, China. The initiative is promoted by UNCCD and Mirova.

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SCOR finalises second fund and starts third debt fund

SCOR finalises second fund and starts third debt fund

🕔Dec 18, 2017

SCOR Investment Partners, the SCOR group’s portfolio management company, have announced the end of the deployment of €378 million (US$444.06 million) through the SCOR Infrastructure Loans II fund, and the launch of the third generation with the SCOR Infrastructure Loans III fund.

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Infranode reaches oversubscribed final close

Infranode reaches oversubscribed final close

🕔Dec 12, 2017

Infranode has achieved final closing on its first fund reaching SEK4.45 billion (US$524.68 million) with AP4 joining an already strong group of local pension funds and the European Investment Bank (EIB).  The capital will be invested long-term in Nordic infrastructure.

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Marguerite launches its second infrastructure and energy fund

Marguerite launches its second infrastructure and energy fund

🕔Dec 5, 2017

Europe’s leading National Promotional Banks and European Investment Bank announced the launching of Marguerite II, a pan-European infrastructure fund with total commitments in excess of €700 million (US$ 832,29 million); ensuring continued support to key infrastructure investments in renewables, energy, transport and digital infrastructure by the Marguerite platform.

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Infracapital closes its first greenfield fund

Infracapital closes its first greenfield fund

🕔Nov 27, 2017

Infracapital, the infrastructure equity investment arm of M&G Investments, has successfully reached a final closing of its latest fund, Infracapital Greenfield Partners I LP, with total commitments of £1.25 billion (US$ 1,65 billion).

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DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I achieves final close

DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I achieves final close

🕔Nov 16, 2017

DIF has announced the final close of DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I at the hard cap of € 450 million (US$ 527,83 million)

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Iona Capital announces the first close of  Iona Environmental Infrastructure LP 3

Iona Capital announces the first close of Iona Environmental Infrastructure LP 3

🕔Nov 8, 2017

Iona Capital has announced the first close of the Iona Environmental Infrastructure LP 3, a £250 million 15 year limited life pooled investment vehicle.

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Aecom Capital invests in Mexican liquefied natural gas complex

Aecom Capital invests in Mexican liquefied natural gas complex

🕔Nov 6, 2017

Mexico Pacific Limited has received an investment from Aecom Capital’s infrastructure fund for the development costs of an estimated US$1 billion Liquified Natural Gas project in the Gulf of California.

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Funds sign MoU  to develop 3 GW solar-plus-storage projects in Saudi Arabia

Funds sign MoU to develop 3 GW solar-plus-storage projects in Saudi Arabia

🕔Nov 3, 2017

Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SoftBank Vision Fund (SBVF) to jointly fund the development of 3 GW of solar photovoltaic and storage capacity in Saudi Arabia.

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SUSI Energy Efficiency Fund closes second transaction in Spain

SUSI Energy Efficiency Fund closes second transaction in Spain

🕔Oct 26, 2017

SUSI Energy Efficiency Fund has closed its second transaction in the Spanish market financing a public energy efficient lighting agreement signed between the Spanish energy service company Rubatec and the municipality of Calafell, near Barcelona (Spain).

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 WRB Serra Partners Fund I achieves final close at US$46.5 million

WRB Serra Partners Fund I achieves final close at US$46.5 million

🕔Oct 23, 2017

WRB Serra Partners has successfully completed the closing of WRB Serra Partners Fund I, L.P. with committed capital of US$46.5 Million. The fund secured capital from a mix of family office and institutional investors and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.

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M&G launches global listed infrastructure fund

M&G launches global listed infrastructure fund

🕔Oct 10, 2017

M&G Investments, an international asset manager, has announced the launch of a global equity infrastructure fund which aims to provide investors with both a growing income stream and long-term capital appreciation.

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PFA invests in Africa Infrastructure Fund

PFA invests in Africa Infrastructure Fund

🕔Oct 4, 2017

PFA Pension has committed US$100 million to the  The Africa Infrastructure Fund, thus totaling the commitments from A.P. Moller Holding and the other anchor investors PKA, Pension Denmark and Lægernes Pension (The Medical Doctor’s Pension Fund) to US$650 million.

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AIIB contributes US$150 million for the IFC's Emerging Asia Fund

AIIB contributes US$150 million for the IFC's Emerging Asia Fund

🕔Sep 29, 2017

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has invested US$150 million in the IFC’s Emerging Asia Fund and co-financing a project with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to improve energy connectivity in India by strengthening its power transmission system.

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Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund to be listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange

Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund to be listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange

🕔Sep 28, 2017

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Schroders launches UK infrastructure debt fund

Schroders launches UK infrastructure debt fund

🕔Sep 26, 2017

Schroders has launched its first UK-dedicated infrastructure debt fund, with a focus on UK pension funds and insurance companies.

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Prothea acted as financial advisor in the JV agreement between Genera and IKAV to create a leading energy efficiency player in the Italian market

Prothea acted as financial advisor in the JV agreement between Genera and IKAV to create a leading energy efficiency player in the Italian market

🕔Sep 20, 2017

Genera Group Holdings, a group active in the fields of energy efficiency and production, engineering and real estate development,  has entered into a strategic Joint Venture with IKAV (Institut für Kapitalanlagen & Versicherungslösungen), a leading global green economy German fund with over €400 million of assets under management.

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Basalt launches Italian solar investment platform

Basalt launches Italian solar investment platform

🕔Sep 5, 2017

UK investment fund Basalt Infrastructure Partners II LP has established a new platform to invest in small-scale solar projects in Italy.

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