German bank supports South African renewable energy debt fund4 months ago
KFW Development Bank and Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) have launched a South African small-scale renewables debt fund, which held its first close
BNPP AM establishes two new private debt strategies4 months ago
BNP Paribas Asset Management establishes two new private debt strategies: European Infra Debt and European Real Estate Debt
Demand for IG outweighs HY as US credit manager launches two funds4 months ago
A west coast asset manager has launched a high yield strategy and an investment grade fund. The IG option has been more popular thus far
Cairn works reg cap and eyes another fund launch4 months ago
Cairn Capital’s regulatory capital relief business is up and running, with the firm closing its first deals late last year
Countdown begins to Creditflux Manager Awards 20184 months ago
The highlight of the awards season - Creditflux's Manager Awards ceremony - will take place on 9 May and submissions process is now open
European manager launches global credit fund4 months ago
London-headquartered Mirabaud Asset Management yesterday launched a new Global Diversified Credit Fund, further committing to its fixed income strategy.
Axa IM holds €1.1 billion final close on European infrastructure debt fund4 months ago
Axa Investment Managers – Real Assets (AXA IM) held a final close on its co-mingled pan-European infrastructure debt fund at over €1.1 billion, a spokesperson has confirmed
Al Gore and David Blood's Generation to drop credit strategy4 months ago
London-based Generation Investment Management, cofounded by former US Vice president Al Gore and Goldman Sach’s David Blood, has decided to drop its global credit strategy and invest solely in equities
JP Morgan AM launches three fixed income ETFs4 months ago
JP Morgan Asset Management has launched its first three European fixed income ETFs, all based in Ireland
Fidelity launches investment grade bond fund4 months ago
Toronto-based Fidelity Investments Canada ULC has launched an investment grade total bond fund in a bid to provide investors with a "fixed income solution that is flexible and can target multiple sources of income"
Foresight takes the road to Rome as it raises €70 million for infrastructure fund5 months ago
The infrastructure and private equity manager has announced the first close of its inaugural infrastructure debt vehicle, the Italian Green Bond Fund
BlackRock's AUM increases 22% in a year as ETFs contribute to growth5 months ago
BlackRock’s assets under management have surpassed $6.2 trillion following “a record year” for the firm in 2017, company officials said in a recent earnings call
JP Morgan AM continues ETF expansion with three new hires5 months ago
Following three senior hires to its ETF business last year, JP Morgan has shown its commitment to its ETFs business with three more hires
Trailblazing ethical investment fund from Rathbones passes £1 billion5 months ago
Well before ESG (environmental, social and governance) investing became a buzzword, a Rathbones-managed fund was investing in ethical companies. Now that vehicle – Rathbone Ethical Bond fund – has passed £1.03 billion
Aviation debt funds achieve lift-off as airlines look to replenish fleets5 months ago
Funds and financing solutions geared towards aviation debt have been taking off in recent weeks.
Brookfield exceeds target as it closes inaugural infrastructure debt fund5 months ago
Brookfield Asset Management has announced the final close on its inaugural Infrastructure Debt Fund, with aggregate equity commitments of approximately US$885 million
Investment grade loans specialist joins MUFG in New York6 months ago
Robert Danziger has joined MUFG to focus on US investment grade loans, according to an announcement by the bank
Fulcrum announces senior hire with plans for new credit and real estate unit6 months ago
London-based manager has announced plans to launch a new Alternatives Group, which will invest in real assets and credit, according to a statement by the firm.
Paris manager launches third infrastructure debt fund6 months ago
After successfully deploying capital for fund II, a Paris manager has announced the launch of fund III - which will have a target size of €300 million to €500 million
Infrastructure manager raises $6.5 billion in equity and debt mandates6 months ago
Global infrastructure manager IFM Investors raised $6.5 billion in infrastructure equity and debt globally between 1 July 2016 and 30 September 2017
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