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  • Equitix wins DIF PPP portfolio sale

    Equitix has won a sales process to acquire a portfolio of 6 European PPP assets from DIF Capital Partners’ DIF Infrastructure III (DIF III) and DIF Infrastructure IV (DIF IV)

  • InfraChallenge 2021 reveals Top 20

    A G20 initiative today announced the Top 20 of a competition to innovate the infrastructure sector

  • Gleacher Shacklock hires utilities and infra MD

    Petros Stylianides has joined Gleacher Shacklock as a managing director in its utilities and infrastructure business

  • Nest appoints GLIL, CBRE for infrastructure mandate

    Following a procurement process launched last year, UK pensions group Nest has appointed CBRE Caledon and GLIL Infrastructure to manage its infrastructure investments

  • Infrastructure lawyer joins Amber as investment director

    Amber Infrastructure has appointed a new investment director in London

  • ROC once again tops Macquarie’s bid for Vitalharvest

    Private equity firm ROC yesterday revised its bid to buy Vitalharvest for the fourth time – topping Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets' offer again

  • Fengate welcomes infra talent

    Brandey McDonald has joined Fengate as project director, asset management, infrastructure based in Washington DC with Jasmine Lee joining as senior financial analyst, based in Toronto

  • IJAsia 21 – webinar on Asian infra/energy

    The IJGlobal organisers of IJAsia 21 have pulled together an outstanding line-up of speakers for a free-to-attend (industry professionals only) webinar that is being staged on 19 & 20 May

  • African firm seeks $200m for top-up fund

    Johannesburg-based Harith General Partners has launched a $200 million fundraise to top up its Pan African Infrastructure Development Fund 2 (PAIDF 2)

  • Richard Games joins Portland

    Richard Games has started a new role as London-based senior adviser for energy and infrastructure projects at Portland Advisers having been an independent consultant for the last decade

  • IFC finances affordable housing in Mexico

    The World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) will finance affordable housing projects in Mexico

  • Toledo hospital sale closes

    DIF has completed its acquisition of a stake in the University Hospital of Toledo

  • Florida uni announces intent to award P3 project

    The Florida Polytechnic University Board of Trustees has announced its intent to award a contract for the DBFOM of a state-of-the-art research facility

  • Macquarie ups bid for Vitalharvest for the third time

    Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets has upped its bid today to acquire agricultural land holder Vitalharvest for the third time – once again putting it on equal footing with rival ROC

  • Cali city seeks P3 developer

    The City of Huntington Beach has issued an RFQ for a P3 developer to DBFOM a number of publicly owned assets

  • IJInvestor Funds & Investors Report – Q1 2021

    IJInvestor has released its fundraising report for Q1 2021, when 21 funds reached a final close, raising a combined $18 billion

  • NZ to force lenders to disclose “climate risks”

    New Zealand's Financial Sector Amendment Bill, which outlines climate related disclosures, has been introduced to the parliament today and will receive its first reading this week

  • Sneak peek: Q1 IF & PF tables – Legal Advisers

    At the end of an unprecedented year since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, in 2021 IJGlobal releases for the first time a series of preliminary infrastructure and project finance league tables in all categories... this one focused on legal advisers

  • First wave of Saudi schools PPP reaches FC

    A Saudi joint venture has reached financial close on the $400 million Wave 1 Schools PPP project in Saudi Arabia – the first package of schools to be executed through a PPP structure in the Kingdom