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UK’s Nest selects BNP Paribas for multi-asset private credit mandate

The mandate will establish an evergreen fund to invest in a wide variety of debt instruments including real assets, SMEs and US and UK mid-market loans.
The Shard London

Infracapital bolsters asset management division with new MD hire

The M&G unit has also added a trio of staff to its greenfield investing arm, with a new fund thought to be launching soon.
Frankfurt

ICG expands infra team with new hire in Germany

Swiss Life Asset Managers’ Frank Heiss will be based in Frankfurt and will be responsible for deal origination in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the Nordics.

Greencoat fund makes £120m sustainable greenhouse investment

The greenhouses will be heated by waste heat from nearby water treatment facilities and result in a 75% carbon footprint reduction.
Infrastructure Investor: The Decade

Stories of the Decade 2013: The government gives and the government takes away 

The European renewables subsidy flip-flops earlier in the decade foreshadowed a market transition that is now playing out in full. 
Sustainability, green energy, environment

Ardian’s Nordic renewables platform secures its first PPA

The objective is to build eNordic into a €3bn holding with a generation capacity of 1.6GW over the next five years.  

Allianz ups target after €600m first close for infra equity fund

The firm’s European infra fund is its first attempt at raising third-party institutional capital for an infrastructure equity strategy.
Infrastructure Investor: The Decade

Stories of the Decade 2011: ‘Social dynamite’ 

The former Allianz Capital Partners CEO’s prediction of growing public opposition to private ownership of infrastructure was spot on, though he might have been surprised at the extent to which he’d be proved right. 
AI, tech, robot

InfraVia adds line of business with launch of €300m growth fund

The fund manager believes there is ‘immeasurable opportunity in the infratech ecosystem’ which it aims to capitalise on by investing in tech companies at the scale-up stage.
Hourglass

DEEP DIVE: Breathing new life into short-term funds

Fund continuations are here to stay. But how do these trilateral deals work and are they really a ‘win-win-win’ for all involved?
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