Irish pension schemes put equity into Blue Bay SME lending fund

Irish pension schemes are putting up half of the private sector equity in a new NPRF-backed SME lending fund, which is due to start business next month.

11th May, 2013

Irish pension schemes are putting up half of the private sector equity in a new NPRF-backed SME lending fund, which is due to start business next month.

The €450 million fund, operated by Blue Bay Asset Management, a London-based firm with $56 billion in assets under management, is closing its funding round in the coming weeks and will be ready to start originating loans to Irish companies by June, Blue Bay partner Iain Burnett told...

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