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Andy Thomson is a Senior Editor at PEI with responsibility for Private Debt Investor, the leading title focused on the world's private debt markets. Andy works closely with team members in London, New York and Hong Kong. He has been with PEI for many years, having worked previously on Private Equity International and Infrastructure Investor.
A leading regulatory lawyer has warned that alternative asset GPs may be burdened with inappropriate rules if they don’t participate.
The world’s third-largest pension fund is actively hiring investment professionals in its overseas offices.
The investment manager has launched a shorter-term ‘Resilient Credit’ strategy as a complement to its existing core infrastructure debt business.
Mark Brenke, who set up ICG’s European direct lending business, will work alongside Ardian veteran Olivier Berment (pictured) at the head of the firm.
Global Infrastructure Partners’ third fund is aiming to go from a first close by the end of this year straight to a possible $15bn final close within months.
The Euronext Brussels-listed firm has also handed more capital to a solar-focused portfolio company and has now spent two-thirds of its IPO proceeds.
The Paris-based manager has closed its second infrastructure fund on €307.5m, easily surpassing its €200m target.
The European Investment Bank has committed €165m to the project, accounting for around a third of the total debt financing.
The Dutch debt provider, formerly known as ING Investment Management, has hired Kees-Jan van de Kamp to its infrastructure & project finance unit.
The £10bn London and Lancashire Pensions Partnership has hired former regulator Michael O’Higgins.
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