The University of Birmingham will establish a campus in Dubai, within the Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) free-zone.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|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|
|Jun 20, 2017||Rv 3 and Rv 25 Ommangsvollen–Grundset/Basthjørnet PPP road||Norway||585.38||Project in tender|
|Jun 20, 2017||New Royal Adelaide Hospital PPP in South Australia||Australia||1,379.07||Project signed|
|Jun 20, 2017||New Fleet and Facility Management Headquarters in Englewood (Chicago) P3||(USA) United States of America||Project in tender|
|Jun 20, 2017||190-beds Bramall Lane student accomodation in Sheffield PFI||UK (United Kingdom)||Project in construction|
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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||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|
|UK (United Kingdom)||London||Finance Manager||Jun 13, 2017|
|UK (United Kingdom)||London||Projects and Infrastructure Lawyer||Jun 13, 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
FCC Aqualia, the FCC Group subsidiary specialising in integral water management, has successfully closed the process of issuing two simple bonds for a total amount of €1,350 million (US$1,511 million).
|Country||Company||Type of Company|
|UK (United Kingdom)||John Laing||Contractor, Infrastructure Developer, O&M Provider|
|Australia||Macquarie Capital - Macquarie Group||Financial Advisor, Infrastructure Developer, Lender|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Serco Group||O&M Provider|
|Spain||Cintra - Ferrovial||Contractor, Infrastructure Developer, O&M Provider|
|(USA) United States of America||Kiewit Corporation||Contractor, Infrastructure Developer, O&M Provider|