New financial products start to scale investments in Sustainable Development Goals

  • A few impact fund managers that have taken seriously the investment case for the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals are raising fresh capital that could scale up private investments in healthcare, education, agriculture, energy access and other SDG priorities.

TPG Growth moves to raise second Rise Fund, and this time the target is $3 billion

  • Private equity firm TPG Growth closed its fundraising for the Rise Fund at $2 billion last year. The firm says it already has committed $1.5 billion. Now TPG Growth is planning a second Rise fund; it is reportedly looking to raise $3 billion.