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Ferrovial places a 500 million euro 8-year bond at a 1.375% coupon

Ferrovial places a 500 million euro 8-year bond at a 1.375% coupon

🕔Mar 23, 2017

Taking advantage of the current market conditions with low interest rates, Ferrovial has priced a €500 million (US$540 million) 8-year senior bond. The issue was priced at 85 basis points over midswap, with a coupon of 1.375%.

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Suez and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec buy GE Water

Suez and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec buy GE Water

🕔Mar 21, 2017

SUEZ has announced that, together with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, it has entered into a binding agreement to purchase GE Water & Process Technologies from General Electric Company for €3.2 billion (US$3.4 billion) enterprise value in an all‐cash transaction. 

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Financing announced for French aquatics center

Financing announced for French aquatics center

🕔Feb 6, 2017

Landesbank Saar has announced it has provided financing for a French aquatics center.

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NGE Concessions selected for French road PPP

NGE Concessions selected for French road PPP

🕔Feb 2, 2017

The Government of Cantal, France, has selected NGE Concessions as preferred bidder for the Nord de Saint-Flour bypass on PPP scheme.

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Tiger Infrastructure Partners to finance Ireland - France subsea cable

Tiger Infrastructure Partners to finance Ireland - France subsea cable

🕔Feb 1, 2017

Ireland-France Subsea Cable Limited has announced a partnership with Tiger Infrastructure Partners to finance and construct IFC-1, a submarine fiber-optic cable system that will be the first and only direct subsea cable between Ireland and France.

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Abertis-controlled Sanef reaches agreement for investments in its network of €147 million

Abertis-controlled Sanef reaches agreement for investments in its network of €147 million

🕔Jan 27, 2017

Sanef, Abertis’ subsidiary in France, has reached an agreement with the French Government for the launching of a new investment plan for the upgrading of its road network.

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Abertis increases its control stake in French subsidiary Sanef to 63.07%

Abertis increases its control stake in French subsidiary Sanef to 63.07%

🕔Jan 26, 2017

Abertis has decided to exercise its preferential acquisition rights for the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations’ stake in Holding d’Infrastructures de Transports which controls 100% of Sanef.

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Edmond de Rothschild reaches first close for infrastructure debt vehicle

Edmond de Rothschild reaches first close for infrastructure debt vehicle

🕔Jan 20, 2017

Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management has completed a first close of its second vehicle, the Benjamin de Rothschild Infrastructure Debt Generation (BRIDGE) fund.

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French civil service pension fund ERAFP awards €150m infrastructure mandate to Ardian

French civil service pension fund ERAFP awards €150m infrastructure mandate to Ardian

🕔Jan 19, 2017

French civil service pension fund ERAFP has committed €350 million (US$368.4 million) to Ardian France and Access Capital Partners for infrastructure and private equity funds of funds, respectively.

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SNC Lavalin sells activities in France

SNC Lavalin sells activities in France

🕔Jan 16, 2017

SNC-Lavalin has announced that it has signed and closed an agreement to sell its ongoing activities in France and in Monaco to Ciclad and Impact Holding for a nominal amount, including its investment in Société d’Exploitation de l’Aéroport de Mayotte. 

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Antin Infrastructure Partners announces the sale of FPS Towers

Antin Infrastructure Partners announces the sale of FPS Towers

🕔Jan 3, 2017

Antin Infrastructure Partners announces having entered into a binding agreement with American Tower Corporation and PGGM (ATC Europe) for the sale of FPS Towers for €697 million (US$732 million).

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InfraVia European Fund III acquires smart meters firm

InfraVia European Fund III acquires smart meters firm

🕔Jan 3, 2017

InfraVia has announed the acquisition by InfraVia European Fund III of Ocea Smart Building (OSB) from SUEZ.

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Eiffage sells Gendarmerie Nationale headquarter PPP

Eiffage sells Gendarmerie Nationale headquarter PPP

🕔Dec 27, 2016

Eiffage has finalised with a subsidiary of la Compagnie Financière du Lion (CFL), the sell of 100% of Eiffigen, the company dedicated to the PPP relating to the headquarter of the Gendarmerie Nationale.

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EIB announce three anchor investors for broadband infrastructure

EIB announce three anchor investors for broadband infrastructure

🕔Dec 27, 2016

The European Commission and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have announce today their plans to launch a fund for broadband infrastructure – the Connecting Europe Broadband Fund.

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La Banque Postale AM raises €813m for real-asset funds

La Banque Postale AM raises €813m for real-asset funds

🕔Dec 22, 2016

La Banque Postale Asset Management (LBPAM), a French fund management company, has announced it has raised €813 million (US$846 million) for real-asset funds.

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Antin Infrastructure Partners raises €3.6 billion for third fund

Antin Infrastructure Partners raises €3.6 billion for third fund

🕔Dec 16, 2016

Antin Infrastructure Partners, an independent infrastructure investment firm, has announced that it has closed its third fund at the hard cap, raising €3.6 billion in less than five months.

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MegaProject 827: French telecom PPP signed

MegaProject 827: French telecom PPP signed

🕔Dec 9, 2016

The project company "Nord Pas de Calais", has signed the concession contract for the "Très Haut Débit" (THD) optic fibre network PPP project in France.

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France signs port concession

France signs port concession

🕔Dec 7, 2016

The consortium formed by VINCI Construction France and Dif Infra 3 PPP has signed the contract to design, build, finance operate and maintain (DBFOM) La Cotinière port project under PPP scheme. The project is located in the region of Saint-Pierre d'Oléron, France.

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InfraRed completes sale of its stake in A63 motorway in France

InfraRed completes sale of its stake in A63 motorway in France

🕔Dec 5, 2016

InfraRed Capital Partners, acting on behalf of InfraRed Infrastructure Fund III, has sold its 42% stake in Atlandes, the concession-holder of the A63 motorway in South-West France, to a consortium comprising AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets, acting on behalf of AXA Insurance Companies, and Crédit Agricole Assurances.

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New Mexico PERA invests in Antin Infrastructure Fund III

New Mexico PERA invests in Antin Infrastructure Fund III

🕔Nov 23, 2016

Antin Infrastructure Partners, an independent private equity firm focused on infrastructure investments, aims to raise €3 billion (US$3.19 billion) for its latest infrastructure fund.

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