Second Partners fund reaches $716m

The vehicle is the successor to a $679m offering that closed two years ago.

Partners Group has raised $716 million for its latest infrastructure investment fund, according to a regulatory filing.

Partners Group Global Infrastructure 2012 is a follow-up to Partners Group Global Infrastructure 2009, which recorded a total amount of $679 million with its final close in 2011.

Partners Group Global Infrastructure 2012 held its interim close earlier this week, a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) showed.

The ‘hard cap’ for the fund could not be ascertained. A media relations agency did not provide additional comment on behalf of Partners Group.

Partners Group, which is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, is a direct investor in core infrastructure, but is also a funds of funds and secondary market investor. 

Branding itself a ‘global private markets manager,’ Partners Group also has exposure to private debt, private equity and private real estate with $39 billion under management. 

The company began investing in infrastructure in 2001.