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SWFI First Read, December 22, 2015

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Agropur Cooperative Gets Another C$ 300 Million

An investor group led by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) kicked in an additional C$ 300 million in Agropur Cooperative, a Canadian dairy cooperative. The investment was in the form of preferred units. This total capital allocation builds on the C$ 470 million announced in 2014 by these same investment partners. The total investment to date from these investment partners in Agropur Cooperative is C$ 770 million.

Investors New Capital Committed – CAD Millions
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec 150
National Bank of Canada 37.4
Fonds de solidarité FTQ 35.2
Investissement Québec 32.4
Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins 25
Fondaction CSN 20

 

One of LIA’s Chairmen Says to Keep Assets Frozen Until National Unity Government Forms

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OTPP Anticipates Money from Cushman Wakefield IPO

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The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) participated with TPG and PAG Asia on the buyout of DTZ a while back. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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Tom Gores Wants Some Credit Game

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Traditional buyout firms are looking at building credit platforms to enhance revenue. Recently, Platinum Equity, a buyout firm run by Tom Gores that was formed in 1995, hired Michael Fabiano to help spur the formation of a credit investing division. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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Saudi Arabian Military Industries Forms Venture with Navantia

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State-owned Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) signed a deal with Navantia, a Spanish state-owned shipbuilding company, to form a joint venture to construct five warships – the building of five Avante 2200 Corvettes. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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