- Latvia invites firms to the International Open Day Kekava Bypass PPP project
- Bulgaria to relaunch Sofia Airport tender
- Brisa raises €300 MM through new bond issue
- MegaProject 957: Three teams shortlisted for €730 MM Dutch road
- MegaProject 956: Financial close for NSW prison
- MegaProject 955: Shortlist for Ottawa LRT
The Latvian State Roads (LSR) has invited all interested parties to an International Open Day of the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project Kekava Bypass.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|Jun 28, 2017||Sofia airport concession||Bulgaria||312.88||Project canceled|
|Jun 28, 2017||E67 A7 Kekava By-Pass PPP||Latvia||178.22||Project in planning|
|Jun 28, 2017||Brisa Concessão Rodoviária (BCR) road concession||Portugal||Project partially completed|
|Jun 28, 2017||A16 highway PPP project north of Rotterdam||Netherlands||730.87||Project in tender|
|Jun 27, 2017||New Grafton Correctional Centre PPP project||Australia||Financial close|
|Jun 26, 2017||University of Birmingham’s Dubai campus PPP||UK (United Kingdom), United Arab Emirates||113.57||Project in tender|
|Jun 26, 2017||Confederation Line East and West extensions (Ottawa’s Stage 2 LRT) PPP Project||Canada||1,875.50||Project in tender|
|Jun 26, 2017||Buenos Aires Western Access Tollway PPP||Argentina||350.00||Project in operation|
|Jun 21, 2017||Reseau Electrique de Montreal (REM) LRT PPP||Canada||3,949.80||Project in planning|
|Jun 20, 2017||Westminster Reduced Energy District PPP project||(USA) United States of America||Project in tender|
|Jun 20, 2017||Sheffield BSF Schools PFI project||UK (United Kingdom)||Project in operation|
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Funds & Investments News
US-based asset management firm BlackRock has launched a US$280 million infrastructure debt fund that will invest in highways and other infrastructure projects in Colombia.
|Manager Location||Infrastructure Fund||Stage||Closing Amount (US$ MM)|
|Australia||First Samsung-IFM Global Infra PEF Investment Trust||Fundraising|
|(USA) United States of America||Colombia Infrastructure Debt Fund||Fundraising|
|(USA) United States of America||Alliance Fund II (AF II)||Investment||240.00|
|(USA) United States of America||Clean Growth Fund IV||Investment||63.00|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Renewable Energy Income Partnership fund||Investment||387.21|
BlackRock Real Assets has acquired another student accommodation development in Sheffield (UK), bringing the total number of beds in its European Property Fund to more than 2,100 across five schemes.
|Modification date||Transaction||Country||Transaction value (US$MM)|
|Jun 20, 2017||BlackRock acquires another student housing development||UK (United Kingdom)|
|Jun 19, 2017||KKR Infrastructure acquires parking business Q-Park||Netherlands||3,300.05|
|Jun 19, 2017||India privatizes 23 railway stations||India|
|Jun 15, 2017||AIIM acquires 44% stake in Albatros Energy Mali||Mali|
|Jun 14, 2017||CBRE Group acquires majority stake in Caledon||Canada|
People & Companies News
3i has announced the launch of its North American infrastructure business. Establishing a local team in the US will position 3i to access attractive infrastructure investment opportunities throughout North America.
|(USA) United States of America||San Francisco||Analyst, Corporate Development||Jun 28, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||San Francisco||Vice President I, Portfolio Management||Jun 28, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||Arlington||PPP/PFI Consultant||Jun 20, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||New York||TMT M&A Vice President||Jun 20, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||Juno Beach||Financial Analyst Proj Valuation||Jun 20, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||Minneapolis||Financial Analyst - Financial Restructuring (Power & Utilities)||Jun 20, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||Washington, DC||Investment Analyst||Jun 19, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||New York||Manager, Infrastructure||Jun 19, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||Lombard||Pricing Analyst||Jun 19, 2017|
|(USA) United States of America||New York||Analysts & Associates||Jun 19, 2017|
Lithuania's Parliament has approved a new Concessions law which comes into power from 1st January 2018. The legislation, passed together with the adoption of the EU Directive 2014/23/EU, enables a wider and more flexible use of concessions. The new law aims to establish an adequate, balanced and flexible legal framework for the award of concessions that ensures equal and open access to the market to economic operators from across the European Union.
Corporate Finance News
Brisa Concessão Rodoviária, S.A. (BCR), the main concession of Brisa, successfully issued a new corporate bond in an aggregate principal amount of €300 million (US$337 million).
|Country||Company||Type of Company|
|Canada||InstarAGF Asset Management||Investment Advisor|
|(USA) United States of America||Deloitte||Financial Advisor|
|Portugal||Brisa||Infrastructure Developer, O&M Provider|
|Belgium||BESIX||Contractor, Infrastructure Developer|
|UK (United Kingdom)||John Laing||Contractor, Infrastructure Developer, O&M Provider|