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Energy Capital retools lending strategy with Fund II

The US-headquartered firm’s initial vehicle posted better results in its $377m of senior debt investments than when also taking mezzanine positions into account.

Corsair launches open-ended fund as $3.4bn Citi fund winds down

The new vehicle this week added Vantage Airport Group and plans to focus its strategy on airport and airport-related investments.

Argo IP targets Australian and Asian LPs with new MD hire – exclusive

QIC’s Melannie Pyzik will join Argo Infrastructure Partners this month in a new Sydney-based role with a remit to focus on local investor relations.

Whitehelm enters talks for new equity and debt funds

The move could see the group raise up €1bn for its equity vehicle, in a diversification from its managed account investment strategy.

Blackstone’s infrastructure fund seals first two deals

A $3.3 billion midstream investment and an undisclosed transportation deal are the first steps toward building what Blackstone hopes will become one of the largest infrastructure businesses in the world, the firm’s executives said. The New York-based firm announced in a statement it had purchased a 44 percent stake in Tallgrass Energy, a midstream company […]

Brookfield plans March first close for $17bn Fund IV

The fund is targeting a net return of 10%, with the firm’s two previous funds both generating IRRs of about 13%.

Marubeni eyes ¥30bn first close for new infra fund

The trading house and Mizuho Bank have already committed capital to the new vehicle, which has a target of ¥50bn and will invest in transport and energy infra assets overseas.

Swiss manager targets €500 million for new renewables fund

The new vehicle will be larger in size and broader in scope than re:cap global investors’ previous two funds.

ARCH eyes institutionals for half of $250m African renewables fund

A first close is expected in Q1 this year, with commitments from the AfDB, EIB and a South African pension fund.

InstarAGF hits $680m first close on second fund – exclusive

The vehicle has a $1bn target and is a successor to the group’s debut vehicle which closed in June 2017.

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