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Infrastructure/PPP news in France

EUR60 million wastewater project in France reaches financial close

EUR60 million wastewater project in France reaches financial close

🕔Feb 19, 2018

Thau Maritima, a project company comprising the Investment and Development Fund for Public-Private Partnerships II (FIDEPPP2), which is managed by MIROVA and SUEZ Eau France, has secured financing for a project involving a wastewater treatment plant serving seven municipalities of the Sète Agglopôle Méditerranée (SAM) district, in the south of France.

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Land Degradation Neutrality Fund launched

Land Degradation Neutrality Fund launched

🕔Dec 18, 2017

The Land Degradation Neutrality Fund was officially launched at the thirteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP13) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), which took place in Ordos, China. The initiative is promoted by UNCCD and Mirova.

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SCOR finalises second fund and starts third debt fund

SCOR finalises second fund and starts third debt fund

🕔Dec 18, 2017

SCOR Investment Partners, the SCOR group’s portfolio management company, have announced the end of the deployment of €378 million (US$444.06 million) through the SCOR Infrastructure Loans II fund, and the launch of the third generation with the SCOR Infrastructure Loans III fund.

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APG and AXA acquire US$1.1 B Ardian fund II portfolio

APG and AXA acquire US$1.1 B Ardian fund II portfolio

🕔Dec 15, 2017

Ardian, announced it has signed an agreement for the sale of a €1 billion portfolio of assets after a competitive auction. The Investors involved are APG and AXA, both existing shareholders of the portfolio since 2006. Ardian will remain the asset manager and advisor of the portfolio.

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The Marguerite Fund sells a portfolio of five assets to Pantheon

The Marguerite Fund sells a portfolio of five assets to Pantheon

🕔Dec 4, 2017

Marguerite has announced the sale of a portfolio of renewable and concession-based assets by the Marguerite Fund to Pantheon.

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France’s A19 road refinancing signs

France’s A19 road refinancing signs

🕔Nov 27, 2017

Arcour, a VINCI Autoroutes subsidiary, has finalized the refinancing of its credit facilities granted in 2008 by a pool of commercial banks.

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Abertis issues bonds from its French subsidiary for a total amount of €1,000Mn and keeps reducing its financial costs

Abertis issues bonds from its French subsidiary for a total amount of €1,000Mn and keeps reducing its financial costs

🕔Nov 24, 2017

Abertis has closed a new liability management deal with two new bond issuances of its subsidiary in France, HIT, amounting to a total of €1,000 million (US$117,35 million). The new issuances have a maturity of 5 years; €500 million (US$586,78 million) maturing in March 2023 and 10 years €500 million maturing in November 2027.

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EIB and Caisse des Depots support French campus project

EIB and Caisse des Depots support French campus project

🕔Nov 2, 2017

Caisse des Dépôts Group and the European Investment Bank (EIB) signed a contract with the Community of Universities and Establishments (ComUE)  to jointly finance the development, construction and rehabilitation of the operation Montpellier Campus for a global amount of €183 million (US$212.8 million).

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Strasbourg bypass concession faces delays

Strasbourg bypass concession faces delays

🕔Oct 10, 2017

The French Government has stopped the construction works for the western Strasbourg bypass due to environmental issues.

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Siemens and Alstom merge rail businesses

Siemens and Alstom merge rail businesses

🕔Oct 2, 2017

Siemens and Alstom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to combine Siemens’ mobility business including its rail traction drives business with Alstom.

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Macquarie Atlas Roads acquires additional stake in APRR

Macquarie Atlas Roads acquires additional stake in APRR

🕔Sep 21, 2017

Macquarie Atlas Roads (MQA) has announced that it will exercise a pre-emptive right to acquire an additional 4.86% indirect interest in APRR for €440 million (US$527 million).

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MegaProject 998: France's Grand Est broadband PPP reaches financial close

MegaProject 998: France's Grand Est broadband PPP reaches financial close

🕔Aug 29, 2017

A French consortium have reached financial close on France’s Grand Est broadband PPP, the country’s largest broadband project.

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DIF to acquire 55% stake in French fiber project from Infravia

DIF to acquire 55% stake in French fiber project from Infravia

🕔Jul 7, 2017

DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I (DIF CIF I) and Infravia have announced that they have reached an agreement on the sale of Infravia’s 55% stake in the French fiber company ADTIM

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Omnes Capital achieves final closing of its Capenergie 3 fund at €245 MM

Omnes Capital achieves final closing of its Capenergie 3 fund at €245 MM

🕔Jul 4, 2017

Omnes Capital has announced the final closing of its Capenergie 3 fund for a total amount of €245 million (US$280 million). The third-generation fund, dedicated to European renewable energy infrastructure investments, has exceeded its target size of €200 million (US$228 million).

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Quaero Capital acquires 100% of Frasie

Quaero Capital acquires 100% of Frasie

🕔May 12, 2017

Quaero Capital’s Quaero European Infrastructure Fund has acquired 100% of Frasie from a fund managed by InfraVia Capital Partners.

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MegaProject 919: Balard Ministry of Defence Headquarters achives refinancing closure

MegaProject 919: Balard Ministry of Defence Headquarters achives refinancing closure

🕔May 3, 2017

The French Ministry of Defence has announced that it has achieved refinancing closure of the defence department's new building.

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3i announces first close of the 3i European Operational Projects Fund

3i announces first close of the 3i European Operational Projects Fund

🕔May 3, 2017

3i Group has announced the first close of the 3i European Operational Projects Fund, with €155 million (US$169 million) raised from a number of European investors, including a commitment of €40m from 3i.

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Alkion Terminals acquires eight tank terminals in France, Spain and Portugal

Alkion Terminals acquires eight tank terminals in France, Spain and Portugal

🕔May 3, 2017

Alkion Terminals and LBC Tank Terminals have announced the signing of an agreement in which Alkion will acquire the 50% shareholding in LBC Sogestrol and the full ownership of 4 tank terminals in France (Bayonne, Le Havre, Marseille, Nantes), 2 tank terminals in Spain (Cartagena, Santander) and 1 tank terminal in Portugal (Lisbon).

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Abertis reaches 100% in French subsidiary

Abertis reaches 100% in French subsidiary

🕔Apr 26, 2017

Abertis has reached an agreement to acquire from CNP an additional stake of 5.1% in Holding d’Infraestructures de Transport (HIT), the company which controls 100% of Sanef. This transaction will imply a cash out for Abertis of €238 million (US$259 million). In this way, Abertis will reach, at the closing of the last agreements announced, up to 100% stake in its French subsidiary.

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MegaProject 914: France tenders RCEA road expansion PPP

MegaProject 914: France tenders RCEA road expansion PPP

🕔Apr 25, 2017

The government of France has launched the tender involving the concession contract for the development of the RN 79 Centre-Europe Atlantic road PPP project.

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