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The UK firm has created a dedicated share class for an unnamed SWF, which has committed $75m to its asset-based lending strategy.
Private credit is increasing in popularity across all emerging markets, but it is distressed opportunities in emerging Asia that are particularly attracting the interest of investors, an EMPEA report shows.
The firm says Brexit concerns have not impacted demand from investors outside the UK.
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The firm is also targeting opportunities in Africa and eyeing up an IRR of 15-18 percent.
Minority shareholders in Dubai’s $3.4bn Hassyan project include ACWA Power, China’s Harbin Electric and the Silk Road Fund.
The manager has made its fifth investment in the education sector and fourth mezzanine investment in Turkey.
UK prosecutors have thrown out the case against senior vice president Martin Graham, who faced extradition from London to the United Arab Emirates, after being been convicted of wrongdoing in absentia in the UAE.
The US CLO manager has signed a deal to be acquired by FAB Partners, a Jersey-based investment firm, for $333 million in cash with backing from the Qatar royal family.  
The investment house is standing beside Martin Graham, the embattled employee who has been convicted of wrongdoing in absentia in the UAE.

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