‘Stocking the war chest’: Macquarie raising $1.6bn to fund investments

August 30, 2019

Karl Siegling, managing director of the $350 million fund Cadence Capital, said low rates were positive for Macquarie’s business of backing alternative assets such as toll roads or wind farms.

“The Macquarie business model is to have the shareholder equity, then borrow a bucket load against that at really low interest rates, then invest it into things which are unusual,” Mr Siegling said.

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