Asia-focused infrastructure investor Equis Group has appointed Damian Secen, a former senior managing director at Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), as a partner in its Singapore office.
IndoSpace, an Indian industrial and logistics facility developer backed by Everstone Group, has formed a local partnership with GLP that will see the warehouse developer invest in IndoSpace Core, its joint venture with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board...
GLP, a private equity-owned warehouse operated based in Singapore, has teamed up with GIC Private to establish a $2 billion logistics fund focused on China.
Asia-focused infrastructure investor Equis Group has appointed Mark Warner, who previously led natural resources investments at the UTIMCO, the University of Texas and Texas A&M University endowment, as a partner.
Temasek Holdings has agreed to invest up to $400 million in India’s National Investment Infrastructure Fund (NIIF).
I Squared Capital, an infrastructure-focused private equity firm, has closed its second global fund at the hard cap of $7 billion.
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank has moved fast to forge a name for itself as a champion of often ignored developing markets. As private sector activity ramps up, long-term plans are coming into focus
Denham Capital's new fund is intended to grow the GP's exposure to mining assets in Australia and other markets, while giving LPs more freedom to set their own sector allocations
Denham Capital, a resources and energy-focused GP, has closed its first global mining fund at $558 million. The vehicle is intended to grow the firm's portfolio in Australia, Canada, South America and Africa.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a $100 million investment in the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF), an Indian government-backed vehicle intended to mobilize investment in infrastructure.
Japanese corporate pension funds are looking to increase their allocations to infrastructure, but they value the opportunity to visit managers before committing capital.
Everstone Capital has been chosen by the governments of India and the UK as a co-manager of the Green Growth Equity Fund (GGEF), a PE vehicle set up to invest in sustainable infrastructure projects in India with a target of GBP500 million ($710 million).
Australia’s Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) has achieved a final close for its second Asia-focused infrastructure fund at the hard cap of $3.3 billion.
Brookfield Asset Management and Singapore-based warehouse operator GLP have formed a joint venture aimed at enabling construction of rooftop solar projects in China.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a Beijing-based multilateral development bank aimed at supporting infrastructure projects in the region, plans to invest up to $200 million in the Indian government-backed National Infrastructure and Investment...
Pacific Equity Partners (PEP) has launched an Australia and New Zealand-focused secure assets fund intended to invest in companies that generate annuity income but also offer opportunities for traditional private equity-style operational improvement.
Tim Sims, co-founder and managing director of Pacific Equity Partners, discusses competition in Australian private equity, approaches to co-investment, succession planning, and his firm’s secure assets fund
GLP, a Singapore-headquartered warehouse operator formerly known as Global Logistic Properties that was acquired by a PE consortium last year, has established a RMB10 billion ($1.6 billion) China fund with China Life Insurance as the sole LP.
Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) – the world’s largest pool of retirement savings – has awarded a global infrastructure fund-of-funds mandate to StepStone Group.
Mutual fund managers are expected to be among the first beneficiaries of moves by the Taiwan government to cultivate a domestic PE ecosystem. Industry participants are optimistic, but they must be patient
Infrastructure is shedding its reputation for being a sleepy sector as Asian investors join a global surge of interest in the asset class. Strategic angling for the best deals will now require a more nimble approach
IndoSpace, a joint venture between the Everstone Group and US-based Realterm Global, has launched its third fund aimed at developing Indian logistics and industrial facilities.
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), a sovereign wealth fund based in the United Arab Emirates, has committed $1 billion to the Indian government’s National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF).
Pacific Equity Partners (PEP), currently Australia’s largest domestic buyout player, plans to raise an infrastructure fund with a view to applying operational knowhow from private equity to investments in a different asset class.