Institutional Investors

IMQubator allocates $35m to Branta fund


IMQubator, the Dutch institutional asset pool backed by APG among others, has made its first allocation of $35 million to the newly established Branta Solutions fund, run by Willem Appel and Cor Timmermans.

APG, one of the Netherlands' largest pension funds with assets of over $244 billion, made a commitment of $352 million to IMQubator in January and it is understood that at least two other Dutch pension organisations are expected to contribute capital to the pool before the end of the year.

Branta Solutions is a multi-strategy hedge fund with a focus on sustainability strategies. It is to be