CDH closes opportunistic fund
CDH Investments Management closed fundraising for the CDH Special Opportunity Fund on Dec. 31, 2013, after raising $79 million between fund commitments and co-investment in the fund’s first project. The opportunistic fund will provide equity to development projects in second-tier cities in mainland China. With leverage, it has a potential buying power of approximately $113 million.
Together with co-investors, the fund has invested $38 million into Project Amber, a mixed-use development project located in Xian, the provincial capital of Shaanxi. The property is connected to an existing subway line and includes for-sale office, residential and retail space targeting the middle-income population segment. The investment was made with an existing Hong Kong–listed development partner and is the fund’s only investment to date.
Founded in 2002, CDH Investments is an international alternative as