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India’s NIIF makes first investment in green fund

EverSource Capital is appointed manager of the Green Growth Equity Fund, which will raise further capital from UK-based institutional investors to reach a £500 million target.

Tokyo Summit: GP ‘chemistry’ key as Japanese LPs look to diversify into infra

Japan Post Insurance will allocate 1.5 percent to alternatives within the next three years as it looks to build an infrastructure portfolio.

Seoul Summit: South Korean LPs turned off by dollar assets

The country’s institutional investors will increase infrastructure allocations this year, but currency risk is steering them away from US investments.

WATCH: Aussie renewables struggling to get long-term contracted revenues – Palisade

Palisade Investment Partners CEO Roger Lloyd, speaking at our Seoul Summit, says the right partnerships and an ability to develop assets key to breaking into the country’s renewables market.

WATCH: ‘Asian investors moving further along the risk spectrum’ – Macquarie Capital

In a two-minute video shot on the sidelines of our Seoul Summit, John Walker, Macquarie Capital's vice chairman for Asia talks about the evolution of Asian investors, how they're now ready to climb up the risk curve and the once-in-a-century investment opportunity offered by renewables in the region.

Asian renewables deliver high returns for Industriens Pension

Co-investments alongside Actis and Equis Funds Group in Asian renewables have generated returns of more than 100% for the Danish pension fund.

CEFC partners with IFM Investors to reduce CO2 emissions

The clean energy financier is investing over $110m in IFM’s Australian infrastructure fund to cut carbon emissions of the assets in its $9.3bn portfolio.

What you need to know about Asia in five charts

Asia’s economic outlook remains strong – 6% GDP growth is expected in 2018 – and the region is well positioned to withstand any external shocks, the Asian Development Bank finds in its latest annual report.

China Everbright acquires Norwegian public transport operator

The Chinese fund manager is acquiring Boreal Group, which saw EBITDA growth of 285% during Cube’s seven-year ownership.

AIIB aims to be Asia’s ‘go-to’ bank for infra financing

The $100bn development bank kicks off its strategy for building up its deal origination capacity within the next two years.

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