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  • Financial bids in for Dutch A9 PPP

    Financial bids were submitted this week for the Dutch A9 Badhoevedorp-Holendrecht road upgrade PPP, after technical bids went in early June

  • PB selected for Sofia Airport

    Bulgaria's Ministry of Transport has today selected the second highest bidder as PB for the Sofia Airport concession

  • Pakistan dips its toe in airport privatisation

    Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority plans to split into two entities, following a high-level meeting including Prime Minister Imran Khan. This could precede privatisation of the country's airports, in particular the three largest: Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore

  • Emissions-linked loan for Queensland Airports

    Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Westpac have provided a first of a kind sustainability-linked loan to Queensland Airports Limited, as part of a broader capex debt package as the airport operator expands the Gold Coast Airport

  • Currie & Brown adds to team in Sydney

    Jersey-headquartered physical asset management consultancy Currie & Brown has relocated Louise Greenhalgh from London, UK, to Sydney, Australia, as a director

  • EXCLUSIVE Stage two of Kazakh light rail PPP approaches

    The Almaty Light Rail Transport project’s second-stage tender in Kazakhstan is nearing, once the government completes its “competitive dialogue” with the four shortlisted bidders

  • IJInvestor Funds & Investors Report − H1 2019

    The IJInvestor Funds & Investors Report − H1 2019 has just been published, detailing all global infrastructure fundraising and M&A activity during the first half of this year

  • EXCLUSIVE Welcome Break refi − pricing slashed

    Welcome Break is in close discussions with lenders on the refinancing of around £400 million of debt associated to the UK motorway services operator with sources suggesting pricing will be slashed

  • Louisiana Teachers invests in GIP IV

    Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana has invested a $50 million ticket into Global Infrastructure Partners IV

  • Lima Metro Line 2 to issue bonds

    The Lima Metro Line 2 will issue $539 million in bonds to help finance the construction of the first underground subway in Peru

  • Johnston moves into Victoria gov department role

    Steve Johnston, who was most recently the commercial lead for the North East Link Authority in Victoria, has taken on a new role in the Victorian Department of Justice and Community Safety this month

  • Brazil schedules port auction

    The Brazilian government has scheduled 13 August for the auction of three port terminals, which will require a total investment of R433 million

  • Ardian refinances Portuguese toll roads debt

    Ardian-owned Ascendi PT II has reached financial close on a refinancing of $85 million debt

  • DVB Bank head departs to advisory firm

    Former head of shipping finance for Europe at DVB Bank, Michiel Steeman, has joined Zuyderzee Capital, a specialised investment and advisory services company based in The Hague, as managing partner

  • Eiffage wins French airport concession

    Eiffage, alongside its subsidiary Marseille Provence Airport, has won the concession to operate the Lille-Lesquin Airport in France