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Multi-family office Vedra Partners believes it can achieve 20% IRR with its vehicle, as investors will benefit from the 'early stages of the cost reduction curve'.
The launch of the open-ended fund to Australian investors follows a strong run for the strategy in the UK and Europe.
Western European personal investors hold three times the deposits of North Americans.
The vehicle, co-led by former Bank of England governor Mark Carney and Brookfield renewables chief Connor Teskey, has a $12.5bn hard-cap.
Some $57bn was raised by 39 funds in the first half of the year, with dedicated renewables strategies figuring prominently.
Schroders Capital has held a final close on its fifth infrastructure debt fund.
The firm has raised a total of $116bn over the past 12 months, as it prepares to re-open fundraising for its open-ended infra vehicle.
Vehicles dedicated to the strategy accounted for more than 33% of the nearly $57bn raised in the first half, as 2021 gears up for a strong showing.
The London-based asset manager has appointed Brett Himbury as a senior adviser, following his decade-long tenure as chief executive of Australian fund manager IFM Investors which ended with his retirement last year.
Solar panels
The renewable energy investor has smashed its €800m target and is looking at new countries and sub-sectors with Fund IV.

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