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The launch of new structures in Hong Kong and Singapore is fuelling the competition to be the regional funds hub.
Bruce Crane of OMERS Infrastructure will join the Canadian pension on Monday as managing director, infrastructure and natural resources for Asia-Pacific, becoming OTPP’s first Singapore-based employee.
HK-Zhuhai-Macao road
While certain restrictions make China’s REITs less favourable to those of Hong Kong and Singapore, they allow sponsors to recycle capital and retain control of the underlying assets.
Singapore infrastructure
The vehicle, which the AIIB is backing with up to $150m, will invest across the infrastructure space primarily in emerging Asian markets.
The vehicle will be capitalised to the tune of $1.98 billion, with $180 million in equity from the two partners and $1.8 billion in debt issuance capacity guaranteed by the Singapore government.
Ang Eng Seng, GIC CIO, HK Summit November 2019
The sovereign wealth fund thought the UK was the ‘best and safest place’ to invest, but ‘we were wrong’, its CIO said, referring to GIC’s negative experience with Heathrow Airport.
Singapore Skyline
Prudential’s Asian asset manager will create an investment solutions team, focused on providing multi-strategy products to investors, as well as an investment fund strategies team.
Indian road in Mumbai
Indian developer IRB will transfer nine operational and under-construction assets spanning 1,200km to an investment infrastructure trust.
Container freight train
The firms’ offer represents a 39.5% premium to Genesee & Wyoming’s 8 March stock price of $80.28.
The fund manager will look to attract institutional capital to invest in the new company, while its management team will hold a ‘significant minority stake,’ a source said.
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