3i Group is a private equity firm specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. Within direct investments, it prefers to make private equity investments in mature companies, growth capital, rescue/turnaround, middle markets, early venture, infrastructure, and management leveraged buyouts and buy-ins. Within fund of fund investments, it invests in private equity funds. The Firm also provides infrastructure financing and debt management. It makes private equity investments in business and technology services, financial services, consumer, healthcare, consumption and distribution, media and telecom, renewable energy, wind, and industrial sector. The Firm invests through a combination of third-party and proprietary capital.