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ILPA offers a ‘FAIR’ deal to its LP members

The industry group has teamed up with consultant Colmore, whose Fee Allocation Incentive Reporting programme aims to help investors ensure they are not overpaying for alternatives.

Macquarie’s sixth European infra fund set for €6bn close by month end – exclusive

MEIF6 is thought to have agreed to purchase a geothermal power company in Iceland in what would be its first deal.

China’s CICC mulls $7.5bn fund to buy assets from cash-strapped local authorities – exclusive

Investment bank aims to raise capital from public and private Chinese corporates and funds of funds, but does not rule out foreign participation.

First close and deal for KKR veteran Jesús Olmos’s new outfit

The €519m initial close for Asterion Industrial Partners’ debut vehicle comes as fellow alumnus Guido Mitrani prepares to join firm in the coming weeks.

Meridiam collects further €339m in reopening of African infra fund

The fund launched in 2015 is now €246m above its original target size, after falling short by €93m in the first fundraising round.

Dallas Police & Fire Pension scraps infra strategy

DPFP slashes its target allocation from 5% to zero, despite the asset class generating the highest returns over the past three years and since it was introduced into the fund.

Inside Texas Teachers’ quest for diversification

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas is overweight on energy. But as the $154bn pension’s senior director Carolyn Hansard tells us, finding the right assets to diversify is a challenge.

IFM teams up with Polish state fund for port, two years after government blocked...

The circa €1.1 billion deal for DCT Gdansk is IFM’s first in Poland since the government in 2017 blocked it for being a fund ‘focused on aggressive profit’.
Berlin Global Summit 2019

WATCH: Three highlights from Global Summit Day 4

Data centres' debatable status, the blurring of boundaries between energy transition and digital infra and PPAs' growing complexity were some of the main themes discussed at yesterday's event.

WATCH: Three highlights from Global Summit Day 3

LP discontent, why we haven't hit peak infra yet and the need for long-term investors to adapt to a faster pace of change were some of the main themes discussed at yesterday's event.

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