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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.

ARA taps second Hastings exec to head infra business

Grant Dooley will lead the real estate investment manager’s newly established infrastructure arm as CEO and plans to launch a debut fund by Q3 this year.

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.

Australia and ASEAN nations ramp up infra collaboration

The Australian government will help fund the development of a new pipeline of infrastructure projects across southeast Asia to “attract sustainable public and private financing”.

Macquarie Asia II pushes New Mexico SIC closer to infra target

The US endowment's infra allocation is now up to $650m as MIRA’s vehicle nears its $3.25bn target.

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