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  • GIP and Ardian propose Suez offer

    GIP and Ardian have sent Suez a letter of intent which includes an offer to acquire the French water services group's shares at €18 each

  • Scope moves up Terre

    Independent European credit ratings agency Scope Group has this month appointed Carlos Terre as the managing director of its mandate and license business

  • CPE/Macquarie formalise bid for waste company

    Australian private equity firm CPE Capital in JV with fund managed by Macquarie Group has made a formal offer to acquire Sydney-based waste management company Bingo Industries

  • UPDATE: AMP Capital closes prison refi

    AMP Capital refinanced a prison PPP in Western Australia, following the global investment manager’s agreement to acquire a turnaround prison in Victoria

  • Oz pension funds propose to fill Chinese investment gap

    The chair of Industry Super Australia, Matt Linden, has floated the possibility of the superannuation sector stepping in to fill the investment gap likely to be created by the country’s ongoing diplomatic tensions with China

  • Meridiam director joins GCP

    Former director and partner at French asset manager Meridiam, Thilo Tecklenburg, has today been made managing director of Golding Capital Partners

  • Schroders appoints head of infrastructure

    Schroders has appointed Chantale Pelletier as global head of infrastructure and president of Schroder Aida SAS, the firm’s Paris-based infrastructure business

  • FSI fund to invest in US listed infrastructure

    First Sentier Investors has launched a listed infrastructure fund in the US

  • Turkish hospital PPP debt restructured

    Cost overruns precipitated by the coronavirus pandemic and various design roadblocks have led the lenders of 2 Turkish hospital PPPs to restructure the debt this week

  • RFP bids due for Maine uni historic buildings P3

    Prequalified companies have until 25 January to respond to an RFP for a project to DBFOM the Coburn and Holmes Halls, 2 designated historic buildings located on UMaine’s campus

  • Arcus makes logistics bolt-on

    Arcus Infrastructure Partners has acquired HSH Cold Stores as a bolt-on acquisition to its cold storage and logistics platform Constellation Cold Logistics

  • Anjolras to head up Vinci Construction

    Long-term executive of Vinci Group, Pierre Anjolras was on Tuesday appointed to head up Vinci Construction

  • EIB to finance Swedish wastewater project

    The European Investment Bank has today signed a SEK 1 billion loan agreement with Käppala Wastewater Treatment plant in the municipality of Lidingö, near Stockholm

  • IJGlobal Awards 2020 – open for submissions

    We are delighted to report that the portal is now open to accept submissions for the IJGlobal Awards 2020 – celebrating the great and good of infra/energy achievements in the last calendar year

  • NAIF director joins Schroders Australia

    Tim Hallam, a former executive director at the Northern Australian Infrastructure Facility, has joined Schroders’ newly-established private debt team in Australia