KKR Eyes $2 Billion For Second Infrastructure Fund

Apr 2 2014 | 1:38pm ET

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts hopes its second infrastructure fund will be twice as big as its first.

The private-equity firm plans to raise $2 billion for KKR Global Infrastructure Investors II, about twice the amount it raised for the first fund two years ago, Bloomberg News reports. The first fund is between 60% and 70% invested.

The second infrastructure fund will focus on renewable energy, pipelines, utilities and transportation assets.


In Depth

Fund Focus: Asian Frontier Capital Offers U.S. Investors Access To Untapped Markets

Mar 2 2015 | 6:47am ET

Hong-Kong based asset manager Asian Frontier Capital is making a capital raising...

Lifestyle

Hedge Fund Manager Out as Minnesota Wild Minority Owner

Feb 25 2015 | 2:45pm ET

New York hedge fund manager Philip Falcone is no longer a minority owner of the...

Guest Contributor

Risk Management: The Due Diligence Challenge And Branding Opportunity

Mar 2 2015 | 8:41am ET

The hedge fund firms that make it easier for prospective investors to gain comfort...

 

Editor's Note