Investors

Wanted: better performance data

A survey of over 200 infrastructure industry representatives by EDHECInfra shows what information they are seeking to make better informed investment decisions.

India plans $350m solar finance fund

As one of the world’s fastest-growing markets in the sector, the country expects to beat the 2020 deadline for its 175GW national renewables target.

NIIF in debut Indian infra investment

The sovereign infrastructure fund has teamed up with DP World to co-invest $3bn in the country’s logistics and transport assets.

BlackRock sees strong appetite for infra

A survey by the asset manager shows institutional investors intend to reallocate to private markets, with interest in active management strategies to help mitigate market risks.

Infra investors ‘disregard downside risk’, Partners says

The firm’s 2018 outlook warns that competition for investments has driven down returns and made brownfield projects less attractive.

StepStone awarded GPIF global core infra mandate

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management will act as the ‘gatekeeper’ to conduct due diligence on the fund of funds manager.

CDC mulls South Asian renewables vehicle

The new entity will be headed by Shivanand Nimbargi and PJ Nayak to develop wind and solar projects across the region.

South Korea eyes 20% of renewables by 2030

The target requires installation of 47.2GW of new renewable generation and $103bn of investment in the renewable energy sector.

PSP to partner Blue Sky for Australian real assets

The pension will work with the fund manager to deploy capital across the country with a long-term view.

LPs warm to fundless co-investments

One-third of limited partners are willing to pay for deals where they are not an existing fund investor, according to a survey by Asante Capital Group.