Infranode har bistått AMF i deras första infrastrukturinvestering inom havsbaserad vindkraft

PRESS RELEASE
Stockholm, den 19 oktober 2015

AMF har ingått åtagande om att investera cirka 300 miljoner brittiska pund (cirka 3,5 miljarder SEK) i Green Investment Bank’s Offshore Wind Fund i Storbritannien. Detta utgör AMF:s första investering inom havsbaserad vindkraft.

(http://media.amf.se/2015/10/19/amf-gor-betydande-investering-i-brittisk-vindkraft/)

“UK Green Investment Bank Financial Services Limited (GIBFS) has today announced that it has executed a Second Close on new commitments of £355m for the Offshore Wind Fund (the Fund), bringing total committed capital to £818m and nearing its £1bn target. This makes the GIBFS-managed fund the largest renewable energy fund in the UK. Second close investors include Swedish life insurance and pension company AMF Pensionsförsäkring AB (AMF) and Strathclyde Pension Fund.”

(www.greeninvestmentbank.com)

Infranode är glada för att ha fått förtroendet att bistå AMF i deras första investering i infrastruktur, ett arbete i linje med Infranodes fortsatta positionering som en lokal specialist på infrastrukturinvesteringar i Norden samt rådgivare och partner för nordiska institutionella investerare inom infrastruktursektorn.

For further information contact:

Philip Ajina
Christian Doglia

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About Infranode

Infranode was established as a partnership with AREIM (www.areim.com) during 2013 and reached its first closing in September 2014 with SEK 1.45bn in commitments. Investments are carried out in infrastructure assets with essential characteristics suitable for a buy and hold strategy with a 20+ year investment horizon. The primary focus is the Nordics while opportunities in the rest of Europe will be considered in partnership with leading investors in such jurisdictions. Infranode´s vision is to be a leading, long-term infrastructure investment platform in the Nordics, providing a cost-efficient way for institutional investors to access essential infrastructure assets while offering the public sector and other infrastructure stakeholders a sustainable business partner. www.infranode.se