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Macquarie-led consortium to acquire the Green Investment Bank

A Macquarie-led consortium, comprising Macquarie Group Limited (Macquarie), Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund 5 (MEIF5) and Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), has agreed to acquire the UK Green Investment Bank plc (Green Investment Bank) from HM Government for £2.3 billion.

Article Date: 20/04/2017

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USS and Morgan Sindall Investments launch new supported living fund

Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd and Morgan Sindall Investments Limited have launched a new joint venture – the ‘Supported Housing Investment Limited Partnership’ (SHIP).

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USS selects iLEVEL to enhance fund analytics and portfolio monitoring

Ipreo Private Capital Markets announced today that Universities Superannuation Scheme has selected the iLEVEL platform to help them enhance fund analytics, asset decision-making, and portfolio company monitoring.

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Credit Suisse and USS announce Middle Market Fund Financing Collaboration

Credit Suisse, one of the world's leading financial services providers, and newly-formed affiliated entities of Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd., the sole corporate trustee of one of the UK’s largest pension funds, announce they have entered into an agreement to provide senior debt finance to global private equity and asset management companies to fund their investments in senior loans to medium-sized companies in Europe.

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Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), has adopted Ortec Finance’s Asset-Liability Management (ALM) solution, which will be fully integrated into USS’s investment process.

The appointment strengthens Ortec’s relationship with USS, having been appointed in 2014 to provide performance measurement, attribution and ex-post risk reporting across the fund via Ortec’s Investment Performance Service (IPS).

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