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UBS closes second Swiss clean energy fund on €432m

Like its predecessor, UBS-CEIS, the new fund is a joint initiative between UBS, Swiss asset manager Fontavis and insurer Swiss Mobiliar.
Zurich

Partners Group to target up to €5bn for new direct fund – exclusive

The strategy, which typically targets returns of 8-12%, will follow the Swiss firm’s 2016 vintage which raised €2.2bn.
Lisbon, Portugal

UBS AM makes first foray into Portugal, fully deploying AIIF II

The manager is following its $644m second equity fund with a third vehicle, said to be targeting about $1bn.

UBS AM in five charts

Following the close of its latest debt fund on its €1bn hard-cap and our recent interview with head of infra Tommaso Albanese, we bring you interactive charts on its funds, investments by sector/geography, past performance and more (hover to go full screen).

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.

SUSI eyes €70m first close for second energy efficiency fund – exclusive

The firm will invest 20% of the new vehicle outside Europe, strongly targeting the US, where it is exploring the possibility of raising a dedicated fund.

Partners Group goes on hiring spree to meet LP demand

The investment firm could reach up to 150 hires by the end of the year to match its anticipated AUM growth for the year.

Swiss Life’s second infra fund closes on €1.2bn

With 60% of GIO II already invested, the insurance group is looking to fully deploy the vehicle within the next year and build a portfolio of 10 to 12 assets.

Partners Group launches Australian renewables platform with $527m investment

The Swiss fund manager will partner with local developer CWP Renewables in the project, which will combine wind, solar and energy storage assets.

QIC’s Lacagnina leaves for Partners Group – exclusive

Vittorio Lacagnina will join the Swiss firm in June after spending more than three years at the Australian fund manager and establishing its NY office.
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