Milan, 10th July 2023 – Algebris Investments’ first private equity fund, the Algebris Green Transition Fund (the “Fund”), which launched in July 2022, has closed another fundraising round at €70 million. To date, the Fund has raised over €260 million through commitments from major Italian and foreign institutional investors.
The Fund has a fundraising target of €300 million, which Algebris aims to exceed by attracting further commitments in the coming months.
The Fund’s investment activity is focused on companies of excellence supporting the energy transition, circular economy, and smart cities and agritech, while complying with Article 9 of the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation. Following the first close in July 2022, the Fund finalised its first investment in Omnisyst, one of Italy’s leading providers of innovative industrial waste management solutions.
“Our successful fundraising rounds to date and the quality of investors the fund has attracted confirm strong confidence in the long-term trends identified by the investment team, the depth of the team’s expertise at the industry level and our strategy for capital deployment” says Luca Valerio Camerano, Managing Director of the Fund.
“We firmly believe in the opportunity to create value for our investors, as well as the companies and entrepreneurs we invest in, through an evolving, active management style which seeks technologically-advanced opportunities and applies ESG variables.”
This is a marketing communication. Please refer to the information document of the AIF before making any final investment decisions. The decision to invest in the fund should take into account all the characteristics and objectives of the fund as described in the information disclosed to the investors pursuant to the relevant EU and local rules. More information on the fund sustainability-related aspects is available at https://www.algebris.com/esg/ You should consult your tax, legal, accounting or other advisors before making any investment decision. The fund is for professional investors only.