Germany-Based Pension Funds’ Appetite for Alternatives

According to the research of Preqin, 94 Germany-based pension funds active in alternative assets, including 34 public pension funds with almost €560bn in total assets under management (AUM) between them, and 60 private sector pension funds with an aggregate €350bn in AUM. Among alternative assets, Germany-based investors have always favoured …

Finding New Channels to Increase Dealflow: China and Germany

Alternative routes of entry into Germany are being increasingly explored by Chinese investors as they look to both skirt around restrictive regulations while also trying to demonstrate more sophisticated dealmaking nous, panellists at Mergermarket’s Germany Forum 2018 in Düsseldorf. Germany’s tech space has become the apple of many a Chinese …

Turkey, an ideal destination for Chinese enterprises to “go global” under the “One Belt and One Road”

Under the “One Belt and One Road” initiative, Turkey has become an ideal destination for Chinese enterprises to “go global”. Over the past 10 years, Turkey, which connects East and West China, has grown into the 13th largest economy in the world and the largest economy in the Middle East. …