IFM agrees Samsung tie-up

20 April 2017 Australian investor IFM Investors has agreed a deal with Samsung Asset Management to create a new infrastructure debt fund.

The two organisations are launching a US$480m fund that will target investments in overseas infrastructure debt assets on behalf of Korean institutional investors.

Among the projects to be targeted by the fund are PPP schemes, as well as projects in a variety of sectors such as energy. The first investment to be made by the fund is a power plant in California.

“We are concentrating on exploring investment opportunities to expand alternative investments such as power plants, airplanes, hospitals, renewable energy, infrastructure, etc,” said Samsung Asset Management’s chief executive Sunghoon Koo. 

This page was last updated on:
11 December 2017.


A matter of trust

Chicago is finally stepping up to the P3 plate


Blazing a Trail

Plenary Concessions executive chairman Dale Bonner gives Dan Colombini his views on the ever-changing US P3 landscape


Register now to get un-restricted access to all sections of the website.

Want to see more first? Try our free preview...