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  • EBRD and JICA rejuvenate cooperation after more than a decade

    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and Japan International Cooperation Agency aim together to scale up investments in sustainable energy and infrastructure across 3 continents

  • Saudi Red Sea project secures $3.7bn green loan

    The Red Sea Development Company has closed a $3.76 billion term loan and revolving credit facility with 4 banks on its Red Sea tourism megaproject

  • Astarte launches smart infra JV

    Astarte Capital Partners and Smart Infrastructure Managers have formed a joint venture looking to invest more than $1 billion in smart infrastructure opportunities in North America and Europe

  • Civitas fund buys care assets

    Civitas Social Housing, a care-based housing and healthcare REIT, has completed the acquisition of 15 supported living and care facilities in South Wales for £10.9 million

  • Gray appointed interim head of AMP NZ

    Michael Gray has joined AMP Capital as the head of investments New Zealand on an interim basis as the firm explores sale or partnership options for its global equities and fixed income business

  • NT sets up new infra body to attract private investment

    The state government of Northern Territory has on Wednesday unveiled a new infrastructure body which aims to bolster jobs by creating projects that attract private investment to the state

  • LGIM supports £85m housing push

    LGIM Real Assets has provided £85 million in long-term financing to develop 1,200 homes in North East England.

  • Spanish fund-of-funds raises €430m

    Altamar Infrastructure Income II FCR has held a final close at €430 million

  • Clifford Chance to co-chair Singapore funds organisation

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has formed a partnership organisation with the private funds industry to develop the country as an asset management and fund domicile hub

  • Owen joins UPP as chief marketing officer

    University Partnerships Programme has today announced the appointment of Kate Owen as chief marketing officer and a member of its executive leadership team

  • FA selected for Calgary Court of Appeal P3

    Alberta Infrastructure has selected the sole bidder for a financial advisory contract for the Calgary Court of Appeal P3 project

  • Ilif made new project director of IPA

    The UK’s Infrastructure and Projects Authority has appointed project finance specialist Nicholas Iliff as project director effective this month

  • MIRA to acquire Oz waste firm without CPE

    Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets has on Tuesday entered a scheme implementation deed with Bingo Industries to acquire the Sydney-based waste management company without CPE Capital

  • LendLease closes on financing for military housing

    Lendlease has closed on $1.1billion in financing to improve privatised military housing communities located at 5 army sites

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn promotes infra specialists

    Shepherd & Wedderburn has today announced the promotion of 4 of its lawyers to partner, including infrastructure specialists Nigel Sievwright and Fraser Grant

  • IO prequalifies teams for hospital DBF

    Infrastructure Ontario has prequalified 3 teams for a contract to DBF the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital redevelopment project

  • Solör Bioenergy Group to buy Falbygdens Energi

    Solör Bioenergy Group is to acquire Falbygdens Energi, a district heating and fibre company, from Nordion Energi in Sweden

  • Argo closes $2bn third fund

    Argo Infrastructure Partners has closed its third fund after raising $2 billion in under 12 months

  • Macquarie emerges victorious in the fight for Vitalharvest

    Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets has on Monday emerged victorious over ROC Partners with the board of Vitalharvest recommending its latest offer to unitholders – ending a contentious bidding war