Macquarie Korea Asset Management Co., Ltd. (MKAM) was incorporated in Korea on 17 October 2002, and was licensed as infrastructure asset management company under the FSCMA on 11 November 2005. Subsequently, MKAM expanded its license to manage special asset funds per FSCMA on 24 June 2010, and to manage real estate funds on 27 November 2013.
MKAM is part of Macquarie Asset Management, which is one of the five operating groups within the Macquarie Group. More specifically, MKAM is part of Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), a standalone business within Macquarie Asset Management. MIRA is the worldwide infrastructure leader with the leading global infrastructure capability, including ability to leverage global sector knowledge, asset management, and capital management expertise.
As of 31 March 2018, MIRA manages 129 infrastructure businesses across 25 countries, including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, Germany, Korea, and Japan, and the asset under management is approximately AUD 145.5 billion.
MKAM is the sole manager of MKIF pursuant to the Management Agreement signed by MKIF and MKAM on December 13 2002 and subsequently amended and restated on 27 February 2012.
As the asset manager of MKIF, MKAM is responsible for managing assets and making investments on behalf of MKIF and for monitoring services provided by MKIF’s custodian, administrator, and sales agents in accordance with the Management Agreement and other applicable laws and regulations.
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