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  • APRR completes €3bn refi

    Atlas Arteria – formerly known as Macquarie Atlas Roads – has completed a €3.07 billion refinancing of French toll road concession company Autoroutes Paris-Rhin-Rhône

  • APG ups investment in Småkraft

    Dutch pension fund manager APG has increased its investment in Norwegian hydropower company Småkraft by €250 million

  • Wheelabrator scraps Harewood waste-to-energy project

    US waste-to-energy company Wheelabrator has scrapped plans for a new project in the UK, as owner Macquarie undertakes a divestment plan of all of the business’ UK assets

  • EXCLUSIVE Bidders rumoured for French crèche business

    Several bidders are rumoured to be in the running for a French crèche business, IJInvestor has learnt

  • UK university launches PIN for student housing project

    The University of Exeter has published a prior information notice for a new student accommodation project

  • Laing O’Rourke selected for Everton FC stadium

    Laing O’Rourke has been named preferred contractor to deliver the new Bramley-Moore Dock stadium for the UK’s Everton FC in Liverpool

  • Akiem buys Macquarie rolling stock leasing business

    Leasing company Akiem Group has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Macquarie European Rail’s rolling stock leasing business

  • Greencoat acquires Slieve Divena II wind farm

    London-listed Greencoat UK Wind has acquired the Northern Irish Slieve Divena II onshore wind farm from SSE Renewables for a consideration of £51 million

  • CDC appoints investment manager

    The UK's development finance institution CDC Group has promoted Borja García Fernandez to investment manager this month

  • EXCLUSIVE Sale process relaunches for UK flexible energy business

    The sales process for a flexible energy business is to be relaunched with a new M&A adviser and a revised sale offering, IJInvestor has learned

  • WSP hires three in the UK

    UK technical advisory firm WSP has made three appointments in its planning and advisory business

  • Arcus appoints partner

    Arcus Infrastructure Partners has appointed Jordan Cott as partner, effective 1 March

  • BAM chief exec to step down

    Royal BAM Group CEO Rob van Wingerden will leave the company in April this year

  • AP1 appoints new CEO

    Swedish pension fund Första AP-fonden’s board of directors has appointed Kristin Magnusson Bernard as the new CEO of the fund

  • DP World to acquire Ukrainian container terminal stake

    DP World has agreed to acquire a 51% interest in TIS Container Terminal in the Port of Yuzhny, Ukraine – the country’s largest dry port

  • SUSI's energy efficiency strategy nears target

    SUSI Partner’s SUSI Energy Efficiency Fund II has raised €275 million following a third close this month, putting it close to achieving its €300 million target

  • EXCLUSIVE Niche fibre business sale to launch

    A sales process for a niche fibre business in south west England is scheduled to launch next month according to several sources IJInvestor has spoken with

  • UK awards further funding for Gigastack hydrogen project

    An additional £7.5 million has been awarded for the second phase of Gigastack, the UK Government-funded project investigating the potential for low-cost and zero-carbon hydrogen energy on an industrial scale

  • BAM PPP PGGM closes on Belgium's Dendermonde prison

    BAM PPP PGGM has today (18 February) reached financial close on the Dendermonde prison PPP in Belgium – eight years after it was announced preferred bidder for the project