Private equity funds riding green investment wave: "Honestly, it's a better time to sell than buy"

Private equity investors are busy capitalizing on the huge competition for sustainable assets.

"Honestly, it's a better time to sell than buy, because of the prices in some parts of the market," says Rekha Unnithan, co-head of impact investing at Nuveen, which manages more than USD 1.2trn on behalf of the school teachers' pension fund TIAA, and runs several sustainable funds. | Photo: PR/Nuveen

The market for green investments is red-hot, and it is allowing several private equity funds to reap the rewards and rake in the profits.

During the pandemic, investors have truly had their eyes opened to sustainability, which has sent prices soaring, especially within renewable energy.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from AMWatch

After two years of preparation: Robur launches dark green prestige fund

Sweden's largest fund manager is launching a climate impact fund with Swedbank's insurance unit as anchor investor. "We've had some great interest from larger investors and are in close contact with several potential investors that have expressed an interest," the new fund's portfolio manager tells AMWatch.

Further reading

Related articles

Trial banner

Latest news


Latest news from FinansWatch (dk)

Latest news from EnergyWatch

Latest news from ShippingWatch