The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Caisse des Dépôts and Consignations (CDC) are each investing €30m in the first closing of Pearl Infrastructure, an Edmond de Rothschild fund.
The firm purchases life insurance and asset management businesses of Dutch fourth largest insurer Vivat from Chinese firm Anbang whilst NN Group will take over general insurance activities.
The Climate Endowment fund is set for launch in Berlin and targets illiquid investments in cleantech. It is targeted at institutional investors.
Singapore's SWF has secured a 3.09 percent stake in the Swiss private bank.
One year after the pope’s ground-breaking statement on finance and the economy, the Catholic Church wants to go further in giving investors and its own dioceses some bearings on ethical investments.
Research from the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds found out that sovereign wealth funds provided the most equity financing for unlisted technology companies for any year since 2015.
The Dutch firm's phase-out includes €220m in corporate bonds in companies highly exposed and still developing coal sites.
31 May marks the annual World No Tobacco Day. In the Netherlands, last year, a number of asset managers and institutional investors announced tobacco divestment plans. Asset News has looked into what led them to turn back on tobacco and the way they did it.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) has announced investments in four artificial intelligence businesses.