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NN IP targets €200m with maiden infra debt fund launch

The vehicle has a €500m hard-cap and has been launched as a ‘sustainable’ fund where ‘some clear investment choices will be made’.

Macquarie set to begin Brussels Airport sales process

The airport is jointly held by its MEIF1 and MEIF3 funds alongside the Belgian government and OTPP, with the latter believed not to be among the bidders.

Swiss pension pool increases infra fund to more than $780m

IST3 Infrastruktur Global has now made 18 investments since its launch four years ago, including both direct and fund deployments.

F2i closes innovative third fund on €3.6bn hard-cap

The close comes after a ‘strict and intellectually rigorous process’ to roll over assets from the Italian group’s first fund, chief investment officer Carlo Michelini tells us.

DWS brings in Barclays director to investment team

Thomas Kalthöfer joins Deutsche Bank’s listed asset management arm as the ninth addition to the infrastructure team in the past 12 months.

Antin targets up to €6bn for fourth vehicle

Fund IV will pursue a broadly similar strategy to that of its predecessors, focusing on Europe but also investing outside the region on an opportunistic basis.

Greater scrutiny of foreign ownership is here to stay

While stricter regulations surrounding foreign investment in infrastructure have coincided with a rise in populism around the world, we find the root causes lie elsewhere.

What do LPs think about infra-like assets? Industriens Pension says they ‘play an important...

The €23bn Danish pension's director of private investments, Kasper Struve, is comfortable with such investments so long as they pass the ‘infrastructure test’.

UBS adds to debt team with portfolio manager hire

The Swiss group is expecting a December close of about €1bn for its second infrastructure debt fund, having so far made one investment.

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