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Foresight Solar Fund Limited enters binding contracts for the acquisition of three solar farms totalling 117MW in Queensland, Australia, from Canadian Solar

Sydney / London, 12 October 2017 :  Foresight Group (“Foresight”), a leading independent infrastructure and private equity manager, is pleased to announce that it has entered into binding contracts to acquire interests in three solar farms in Queensland, Australia, from Canadian Solar with an aggreg...

Financial advisers back UK infrastructure to counter market headwinds

75% of advisers are positive about the investment outlook for UK infrastructure assets 32% are looking to increase client allocation to infrastructure Foresight targeting launch of a UK infrastructure income fund later this year London, 10 October 2017: Three quarters (75%) of financial advisers a...

Foresight Solar Fund Limited enters binding contract for the acquisition of 110MW Bannerton Solar Farm in Victoria, Australia

First overseas acquisition for Foresight Solar Fund Limited Increases Foresight Group’s global solar portfolio under management to over 1GW and portfolio of Australian solar assets to 135MW Foresight Group’s largest solar project under management Sydney / London, 28 September 2017 : Foresight Group...

Foresight invests £3m into Cheshire-based ONFAB Limited

London, 12 September 2017:  Foresight Group (“Foresight”) has invested £3 million from the Foresight Regional Investment Fund into the specialist engineering company ONFAB Limited (“ONFAB”), a leading designer and manufacturer of flexible containment solutions, primarily for use in pharmaceutical m...

Foresight provides £40 million debt funding line into asset-backed SME lender Reward Finance Group Limited

London: 6 September 2017: Funds managed by Foresight Group LLP ("Foresight”) have provided a £40 million secured loan note facility for Reward Finance Group Limited ("Reward” or the "Company”). To view or download this document as a pdf please click here .  Leeds headquartered Reward is an indepen...

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund makes first investment

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund invests £500,000 in Utonomy, a pioneering intelligent gas grid solutions provider The Fund aims to support disruptive technologies through high-performance engineering and proven investment management London, 1 September 2017 : Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”)...

New Foresight Smart Bonds Fund - attractive fixed returns and a choice of one, two or three year terms

Tranches of one, two and three year fixed rate term loans used to fund smart meters Bonds backed by long term rental agreements with UK energy suppliers Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”), announces the launch of Tranche A of its innovative Foresight Smart Bonds Fund (“The Fund”), which offers inves...

Foresight continues to support British media industry with £2.25m investment into Cinelabs International Ltd

London: 10 July 2017 – Foresight Group is pleased to announce the £2.25 million growth capital investment into Cinelabs International on behalf of Foresight VCT. Cinelabs is a leading post-production service provider to content creators and owners, with special expertise in film. Led by industry ve...

Foresight announces sale of IoT technology business Simulity Labs Limited

Foresight Group (“Foresight”) announces, on behalf of the Board of Foresight VCT plc (“F1”), that it has completed the successful sale of Simulity Labs Limited (“Simulity” or “the Company”) to ARM, the world’s leading semiconductor IP company. Foresight exits just eight months after investment from ...

Foresight completes acquisition of utility scale 35MW battery storage facility at Port of Tyne from RES

London, 21 June 2017 : Foresight Group (“Foresight”), the independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Port of Tyne 35MW battery storage project from RES (Renewable Energy Systems). Foresight funds acquire 35MW lithium ion battery projec...