Latest Transport News

  • Lucas Dow returns as CEO of Adani Australia

    Lucas Dow has been reappointed as the country head and chief executive of Adani Australia after abruptly stepping down in July

  • Brazilian law firm to open Toronto office

    Brazilian law firm Cescon Barrieu will open a Toronto office in January 2021 as part of its growth and expansion strategy

  • São Paulo schedules metro lines auction

    Brazilian state of São Paulo has launched the bidding documents for the concession of Line 8 – Diamante and Line 9 – Esmeralda metro lines

  • Finance insiders set up insurance boutique

    A trio of finance veterans have joined forces to establish a new advisory firm that will offer “unique global insurance and risk advisory for insurance due diligence services

  • MIP V secures new LP

    MIP V has secured a $100 million commitment from a US state endowment

  • BP veteran joins GIP as partner

    Tufan Erginbilgic, the former chief executive of BP's downstream segment, has joined GIP as a partner

  • Xuan Quynh joins PHILUX infra fund for Vietnam

    Vietnam-based infrastructure company Xuan Quynh is joining the Luxembourg-based, Vietnam-focused PHILUX Infrastructure fund as a new partner

  • BHP invests in WA rail infra

    Resources giant BHP has joined forces with the Australian federal government and the government of Western Australia to improve rail infrastructure in the state

  • Brazilian state awards 500km of roads

    The Brazilian state of Mato Grosso has awarded 3 lots of roads totalling 512km to 3 concessionaires

  • Queensland budget pledges A$14.8bn to infra

    The government of Queensland has today released its state budget, setting aside A$14.8 billion in infrastructure investment in 2020/21

  • First Sentier concludes first round for EDIF III

    First Sentier Investors (FSI) has secured €3.4 billion in commitments for European Diversified Infrastructure Fund III (EDIF III)

  • EXCLUSIVE SMBC promotion and move around

    James White has been promoted to director at SMBC in London where he is now sector head for telecoms, the latest move in a shift around since Layth Irani’s promotion

  • Sustainability FoF raises €292m

    Spain’s Arcano Capital has reached a final close for a sustainable infrastructure fund of funds, raising €292 million ($349m)

  • Crossrail thrown lifeline – still underfunded

    The UK Treasury and the Department for Transport have today extended an £825 million loan for the final phase of the Crossrail project

  • Meridiam acquires Acciona infra portfolio

    Meridiam has acquired a portfolio of 8 Spanish infrastructure assets from Acciona