SJ Berwin has taken the lead role for Singapore-based fund manager Equis Funds Group on the final closing of its first fund at $647m (£402m). The Asian infrastructure fund exceeded Equis's target of $500m (£310m), and has already made two investments in the region - a hydroelectric generation project in India and one of Southeast Asia's largest solar generation platforms.
SJ Berwin has taken the lead role for Asian fund manager Equis Funds Group on the final closing of its first fund at $647m (£402m). The Asian infrastructure fund exceeded Equis's target of $500m (£310m),...
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