CDPQ and S2G Ventures launch co-investment vehicle

The pension will make $125m in commitments over three years.

Institution: Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
Headquarters: Quebec, Canada
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Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) will invest up to $125 million in a co-investment vehicle it created with S2G Ventures, according to a press release.

The pension plans to invest the money over three years in private equity funds that promote sustainability and positive climate measures in the food and agriculture industry.

Illustrated below are CDPQ’s recent fund commitments to agriculture, biotech and the financial service sectors.

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