Zug-headquartered Partners Group has recorded CHF 7.2 billion in gross client demand in H1 2018, the private equity firm has revealed in a statement.
This brings its assets under management to a total of CHF 78.1 billion as of 30 June 2018, having undergone net growth of 8%.
In the first half of 2018, Partners Group invested CHF 7.6 billion on behalf of its clients. Around CHF 4.6 billion was deployed in direct transactions, of which CHF 2.7 billion was invested in equities and CHF 1.7 billion was invested in corporate debt.
Partner and co-CEO Christoph Rubeli said: ‘In this environment, a strong focus for corporate assets is on investing in category leaders in resilient sectors with supportive industry tailwinds and low risk of disruption.’
When investing in real assets, the firm’s investment strategy consists of building core assets and expanding platforms in the renewable energy, communications and energy infrastructure sectors.