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Abu Dhabi Investment Authority snags former RREEF infrastructure chief
John McCarthy was named global head of infrastructure at the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.
Pensions Infrastructure Platform to look for managers
Pensions Infrastructure Platform, a new infrastructure fund backed by 10 major U.K. institutional investors with an initial target of £2 billion ($3 billion), will issue RFIs for investment managers later this month.
Industry Funds Management-led consortium buys Aussie port leases
Industry Funds Management led a consortium of investors in acquiring the 99-year leases of two major Australian ports for $A5.07 billion ($5.3 billion).
Environment Agency Pension Fund chooses real assets manager
Environment Agency Pension Fund, Bristol, England, appointed a manager to run a global portfolio of real assets estimated to total about £240 million ($369 million) over the next two years.
Preqin survey: Portfolio rebalancing the main motivation to utilize secondary market
Last week, Preqin released a special report on the private equity secondary market that found that 53% of institutional investors interviewed believe the secondary market is "of core or growing importance within their private equity portfolios." Asked about their primary motivations for selling ...
Arizona Public Safety Personnel goes with emerging markets energy infrastructure
Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System, Phoenix, committed up to $50 million to Actis Energy 3, an emerging markets energy infrastructure fund.
Investors build on infrastructure
Institutional investors are investing additional capital in infrastructure, with just more than $30 billion committed to funds alone in the past 12 to 18 months.
Infrastructure investments getting more sophisticated
Infrastructure managers are jazzing up their investment offerings with everything from debt to acquiring infrastructure projects through distressed municipal bond strategies.
J.P. Morgan names CEO of OECD infrastructure strategies
Paul Ryan is now CEO of infrastructure OECD equity and debt, a new position at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.
Chicago Park Employees pension fund seeks infrastructure, risk-parity managers
Chicago Park Employees' Annuity & Benefit Fund is searching for managers to run $20 million each in infrastructure and risk-parity strategies.
Alaska Retirement conducts shortlist search for infrastructure
Alaska Retirement Management Board, Juneau, is conducting a shortlist search for its first investment in infrastructure, confirmed Gary Bader, chief investment officer.
UTIMCO eyes $345 million in hedge fund, emerging markets investments
University of Texas Investment Management Co. might invest as much as $345 million over the next six months in new hedge funds and emerging markets strategies and additional contributions to existing funds in these portfolios.
RREEF Alternatives promotes 2 as heads of infrastructure
Hamish Mackenzie was named head of infrastructure Europe and infrastructure debt, and Nadir Maruf was named head of Asia Pacific alternative investments at RREEF Alternatives, a unit of Deutsch Asset Management.
Oregon Investment Council commits to two infrastructure funds
Oregon Investment Council, which runs the $60.3 billion Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, committed $100 million each to Stonepeak Infrastructure Fund and private equity fund A&M Capital Partners.
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets adds 2 managing directors
Drew Murphy and Graeme Conway were named senior managing directors at Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, a division of the Macquarie Group.