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Data centres are niche no longer

Capital inflow has allowed the industry to expand at a lower cost.

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Most investors will be looking to Asia for greenfield sites, but Keppel DC Reit has also made investments in Germany.

MORE than US$100 billion has flowed into the data centre ecosystem in the past decade, with pension funds, private equity firms, infrastructure funds, sovereign wealth funds and many other organisations recognising the growth potential of this sector.

This capital has allowed the industry...

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