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SCOR eyes up to €500m with third infra debt fund

The new vehicle is aiming for at least 75% to be invested in the energy transition and has already made three investments worth €90 million in total.

Tiger backs fibre-optic developer planning US-Canada link

The US-based fund manager has invested in Crosslake Fibre, a company building a cable system connecting Toronto and Buffalo, New York.

IFC backs BDO Unibank’s $150m green bond

The funds will be used to finance green projects, which include renewable energy, green buildings and energy-efficiency projects in the Philippines.

Ardian offloads €1.1bn Fund II assets to APG and AXA

The eight-strong portfolio based across France, Italy and Spain has been delivering a 10 percent yield per year.

AllianzGI buys minority stake in French wind portfolio

The firm’s second renewables fund acquired a 49% share of the 94MW Frenchportfolio from STEAG, ahead of a possible fund in the US.

Klepper: Trump’s ‘focus on the dollar’ has been less important than infra deregulation

After resigning from the Build America Bureau in October, Martin Klepper speaks to Infrastructure Investor about President Trump’s infrastructure plan.

Gribbin sees limited federal role in infra bill

The Trump advisor and former Macquarie director said the president will look to remove obstacles to private investment, as the administration expects an infra bill next month.

Infracapital, Deutsche AM get on board UK rolling stock with £700m deal

It’s full-steam ahead for their first investment together as the pair agree to buy 413 trains to operate on the new West Midlands Trains franchise.

AIIB approves $490m non-sovereign financings

The Beijing-based lender is making its first investment in China’s power sector, while mobilising private sector capital with a syndicated senior loan for a telecoms project in Oman.

Former US transport secretary joins new infra group at Related

Anthony Foxx is teaming up with industry veteran Andrew Right to lead Related Infrastructure, which will invest in businesses that provide construction services to the sector.