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German rail company snubs Morgan Stanley’s takeover bid

At €53 per share, VTG considered the US fund manager’s bid ‘not appropriate' representing a premium of only 4% on the volume-weighted three­-month average share price.

CalPERS seeks secondaries lawyers

The pension fund is looking for law firms to help it exit private investments, according to a request for proposals.

Antin awarded €112m after ‘unjustified’ Spanish solar cuts

The manager invested in the CSP sector in 2011 because it regarded it as ‘more sheltered from regulatory change’ than solar PV, which had been damaged by tariff cuts a year earlier.

Denmark’s Nykredit seeks $314m for infra FoFs strategy

The new vehicle is targeted at Danish investors just below the ranks of the country’s large pension schemes and is backed by Sampension as liquidity provider.

WATCH: How EQT adds value to its investments

EQT's head of US infrastructure Alex Darden talks about the fund manager's methodical approach, deep sector expertise and working with the 'right people' to capitalize on its investments.

Bond investors ‘find Asian infrastructure most attractive’

While interest in the region increases, investable opportunities may become hard to identify due to risk profiles and mandate restrictions, according to a new survey.

Hot market cools sovereign funds’ appetite for infra

Intense competition, high valuations and regulatory uncertainty have led SWFs to shift from infrastructure to public equities – at least in developed markets, a new report finds.

Stonepeak closes year’s largest fund on $7.2bn

The firm has already started investing capital from Fund III, after bumping up its hard-cap to accommodate last-minute commitments.

Dalmore and Equitix make $1.9bn move for JLIF

The deal would give the duo a weighty PFI portfolio, while capping off a challenging 12 months for the listed fund.

Partners Group goes on hiring spree to meet LP demand

The investment firm could reach up to 150 hires by the end of the year to match its anticipated AUM growth for the year.

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