The high demand for finance to build data centres is making the sector increasingly appealing as institutional investors deepen their commitment with develop-and-own models.
The Canadian pension funds are looking to increase their exposure to Asia across a number of asset classes, and favour India in particular.
Its head of infrastructure revealed the insurer’s asset allocation targets at AsianInvestor’s latest Private Assets Investments Week
Technology and big data-driven databases are expected to help Asian asset owners appropriately benchmark their alternative investments across the world.
Capital raised will go to specific projects or assets, which will appeal to impact-oriented investors, a Fitch report finds.
The G7’s new infrastructure programme is unlikely to be any more successful than China’s Belt and Road Initiative in attracting private capital, experts say.