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28 February 2012

CalPERS lays down the law to its GPs $

pen_170sq US pension fund CalPERS has revealed plans to implement a new standardised capital call and distribution template for all of the fund’s private equity general partners.

28 February 2012

Indian infrastructure investor GMR to sell assets to private equity firms

Indian infrastructure group GMR Infrastructure is looking to sell interests in three road projects to private equity firms.

27 February 2012

Listed bioenergy company Amyris receives further investment

oak-tree_lrg Nasdaq-listed biofuels specialist Amyris has secured a $58.7m private placement of its common stock and entered into a definitive agreement to privately place $25m in unsecured notes from existing investors including Total and Temasek, as well as new entrant Biolding Investment.

27 February 2012

UK real estate investor Ducalian targets self storage sector

Private equity firm Ducalian has launched a new fund focused on the UK’s growing self storage sector.

27 February 2012

Blackstone appoints real estate head Jon Gray to its board of directors

Blackstone has appointed Jon Gray to its board of directors. He is the global head of Blackstone’s real estate business.

24 February 2012

Québec’s Caisse De Dépôt returns C$1.1bn from private equity portfolio

Canadian pension fund The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec saw a 7.1 per cent return on its private equity portfolio in 2011, generating C$1.1bn.

24 February 2012

Europe still leads for green, responsible investment $

sunrise_lrg Europe currently offers the most attractive opportunities for investment, buoyed by supportive regulation and a tradition of technology innovation and development.

22 February 2012

F&C Investment Trust secures £50m credit facility from RBS

revolving-credit-facility-roundabout_sq London-listed private equity investor F&C Investment Trust has entered into a new £50m unsecured committed multi-currency revolving credit facility with RBS.

22 February 2012

Agri giant Bunge acquires green investor Climate Change Capital

New York-listed agribusiness group Bunge has acquired UK-based green asset manager Climate Change Capital.

22 February 2012

Investors back £65m launch of waste-to-energy company Tamar Energy $

A group of investors, including investment trust RIT Capital and Islamic firm Fajr Capital, have backed the £65m launch of UK waste-to-energy company Tamar Energy.

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