Partners Group is a leading global private markets firm. Since 1996, we have invested over USD 185 billion in private equity, private debt, private real estate, and private infrastructure on behalf of our clients globally. We seek to generate strong returns through capitalizing on thematic growth trends and transforming attractive businesses and assets into market leaders. We are a committed, responsible investor and aim to create sustainable returns with lasting, positive impact for all our stakeholders.
Partners Group acquires EdgeCore Digital Infrastructure, a hyperscale data center platform in the US
Partners Group, a leading global private markets firm, has, on behalf of its clients, acquired EdgeCore Digital Infrastructure ("EdgeCore" or "the Company"), an owner, operator, and builder of hyperscale data centers in the US. Partners Group will invest up to USD 1.2 billion to fund the acquisition and buildout of existing and future data center sites.
Sustainability-linked loans: A new engagement channel in private debt
As ESG and sustainability continue to climb up debt investors’ agendas, so sustainability-linked loans are increasing in popularity both for limited partners seeking ESG-compliant investments and for company management teams looking to improve their ESG performance. From a standing start just a few years ago, the sustainability-linked loan market grew to USD 600 billion globally in 2021, 3.5 times its value in 2020, according to LSTA figures.
In this Q&A, Aurélie Madé and Gerald Tee explain Partners Group’s systematic approach to these loans and how the market is developing.