The firm has agreed to buy a 12.8 per cent interest in Tikehau IM, the credit-orientated investment management subsidiary of Tikehau Group.
It will also become a shareholder of Tikehau Capital Advisors, the head structure of the Tikehau group, with a 7.3 per cent stake.
Amundi CEO Yves Perrier said, “In addition to its in-house asset management, Amundi will be able to offer products from external partnerships. Since its creation, Tikehau has proven the excellence of its expertise and its innovation capacity, especially in private debt.
“Thanks to this agreement, Amundi… reinforces its private debt funds offering, which already represents €4bn.
“This operation also confirms Amundi’s commitment to develop Paris’ asset management industry together with its most innovative entrepreneurial players.”
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