Press

To keep up to date with the latest news and announcements about CSEIP, please view our latest press releases and recently published articles.

05/2017

Finews: ”Credit Suisse unter Strom

Investments in energy infrastructure are attractive for pension funds. CSA Energy-Infrastructure Switzerland specializes in such investments and achieved a subscription volume of CHF
600 m at its third opening. It is the largest vehicle that invests exclusively in Swiss infrastructure.

11/2016 

Bilanz: ”Wie die CSEIP Rentengelder für das Stromnetz sammelt

The Credit Suisse asset CSEIP brings together pension funds and the energy sector. The business model: identify assets in the energy sector that require investments and introduce them to institutional investors seeking attractive yet stable returns. This is done via the CSA Energy-Infrastructure Switzerland investment group.

10/2016

FuW: ”Neue Option für Energie-Investoren

With its acquisition of a third of the equity of Energie Zürichsee Linth, the CSA Energy Infrastructure Switzerland investment group shows new opportunities for energy investors.

10/2016

NZZ: ”Millionen für Rapperswil-Jona

The CSA Energy Infrastructure Switzerland investment group, managed by Credit Suisse Energy Infrastructure Partners, acquires an equity stake in Energie Zürichsee Linth. This enables the city of Rapperswil to raise CHF 44 m.

07/2016

Credit Suisse Investment Solutions & Products: ”Energy infrastructure: attractive new territory for investors

Energy infrastructure projects offer interesting investment opportunities in today’s environment, as these investments offer good visibility on cash flows. Credit Suisse Energy Infrastructure Partners is a specialized investment boutique in this sector. Its track record includes an investment in the largest European onshore wind project and an indirect participation in the Swiss high-pressure natural-gas pipeline.

03/2016

SRF: ”Pensionskassengelder für Alpiqs Wasserkraftwerke?

After acquiring a stake in the Swiss power transmission grid, CSEIP and its CSA Energy Infrastructure Switzerland investment group are now interested in Swiss hydropower. CSEIP’s investment in the largest European onshore wind farm has already shown that investments in energy infrastructure can be attractive for institutional investors.

02/2016

Renewable Energy World: ”Statkraft, Credit Suisse Fund to Invest USD 1.2 bn in Wind Power in Norway

Credit Suisse Energy Infrastructure Partners invests in the largest European onshore wind farm project located in Norway. The project has a total cost of EUR 1.2 bn and lays the foundation for a climate-friendly industrial development.

02/2016

Berner Zeitung: ”BKW beteiligt sich an Windkraftprojekt in Norwegen

Credit Suisse Energy Infrastructure Partners and BKW partner up with institutional investors and acquire a 40% stake in Fosen Wind, the largest European onshore wind project. The investment company Nordic Vind DA is set up in order to do so. 

11/2014

NZZ: ”Westschweizer Kantone wollen Stromnetz-Aktien übernehmen

The utility company Alpiq considers selling its stake in Swissgrid. The CSA Energy Infrastructure Switzerland investment group, which acquired a stake in BKW’s Swissgrid participation, has shown how such a transaction can be implemented.

07/2014

NZZ: ”BKW lagert Swissgrid-Beteiligung in Tochter aus und überträgt Forderungen an CSA

CSA Energy Infrastructure Switzerland acquires a stake in BKW’s Swissgrid participation. Both sides benefit, as this approach enables BKW to increase its financial flexibility without selling the complete stake.