...Another leading infra' fund showing clear intent with their forthcoming €8bn fundraising launch planned for September. Yet another example where demand and investor confidence is strong in this highly profitable and stable asset class.
We continue to see this sector only growing, matched with ever expansive new launches across across all corners of the globe. The knock-on effect will be hiring at an all time high, and an increasing appetite from qualified sell-side Investment Bankers to transition over to the buyside and the allure of this booming sector.
EQT, the Scandinavian private equity group, is seeking to raise at least €8bn for what would be Europe’s largest ever infrastructure fund as popularity for deals in the sector grows, according to multiple people with direct knowledge of the plans.