Grupo Argos, a Colombian infrastructure, energy and cement investor, has signed a share purchase agreement with West Street Infrastructure Partners III, investment fund managed by Goldman Sachs, so that the latter acquires 50% of the ports operator Compañía de Puertos Asociados (Compas).
ACCIONA has reached an agreement to sell its 100% stake in Ruta 160 toll road in Chile to Globalvia.
The EQT Infrastructure III fund has signed a definitive agreement to invest in a majority stake of Spirit Communications from its founding partners who will retain a significant ownership interest in the company.
VinaCapital Vietnam Opportunity Fund (VOF), the flagship fund of VinaCapital, has announced that it has become a significant investor in Tasco JSC, a toll road operator and real estate development company in northern Vietnam, via a private placement.
Allianz Capital Partners and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), through its wholly owned subsidiary, CPP Investment Board Europe S.à r.l., have signed an agreement with Gas Natural Fenosa (GNF) to acquire a 20% minority equity interest in its gas distribution business in Spain (GNDB).
China Merchants Port (CMPort) has announced that CMPort, Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA), the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (GOSL), Hambantota International Port Group (HIPG) and Hambantota International Port Services (HIPS) have agreed on the terms of the Concession Agreement in relation to the development, management and operation of the Hambantota Port.
Atlantia has announced it has reached an agreements for the acquisition of a 29.38% stake in the share capital of Aeroporto Guglielmo Marconi SpA, listed company and holder of the concession of the Bologna airport.
Alkion Terminals has announced the completion of a transaction in which Alkion acquired from ENI the full ownership of a liquid bulk tank terminal based in Vado Ligure, Savona, Italy.
Jacobs Engineering Group and CH2M HILL Companies have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Jacobs will acquire all of the outstanding shares of CH2M in a cash and stock transaction with an enterprise value (EV) of approximately US$3.27 billion, including approximately US$416 million of CH2M net debt.
Turkish infrastructure company Akfen Holding has sold its 40% stake in Mersin International Port to IFM Investors, an Australian infrastructure fund management company, for US$869 million.
Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund 5 (MEIF5), which is managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), announces that it has entered into binding agreements to acquire 100% of Empark Aparcamientos y Servicios S.A. - the leading carpark operator in the Iberian Peninsula.
Ardian, the independent private investment company, has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement in July 2017 with UniCredit for the acquisition of a approx. €300 million (US$354 million) portfolio of limited partnership interests in European infrastructure private equity funds.
-I Squared Capital, an independent global infrastructure investment manager, has signed an agreement, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, to acquire a 100 percent interest in Hutchison Global Communications Investment Holding Limited (HGC) from Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited (HTHKH) for approximately HKD14.5 billion. The transaction is expected to close by October 2017.
Borealis Infrastructure, the infrastructure investment manager of OMERS, the pension plan for municipal workers in Ontario, Canada, has announced the purchase of an additional 5.5% interest in Kemble Water Holdings Limited, the ultimate holding company of Thames Water Utilities Limited, from AMP Capital.
The Irish Infrastructure Fund (IIF), managed by Irish Life Investment Managers and AMP Capital, has entered into an agreement to acquire a 78 per cent stake in Ireland’s largest wholesale-only carrier, enet.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS) have released a request for proposals (RFP) to the three prequalified teams to design, build, and finance nine new detachments for phase two of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Modernization project.
WSP Global Inc. has announced that it is pursuing its expansion in Latin America through the acquisition of Poch, a 730-employee professional services firm based in Chile. The firm has additional offices in Peru, Colombia and Mexico.
Westpac Banking CorporationandCharter Hall Group have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac’s proposed sale of Hastings Management ProprietaryLimited (Hastings).
Macquarie has announced that Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund II (MEIF2) has agreed to sell its 100 per cent interest in National Car Parks Limited (NCP) to a consortium of Park24, a listed Japanese strategic buyer and Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ), a Japanese government-owned financial institution.
HNA Infrastructure, a subsidiary of HNA Group, has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire a 60% stake in Rio de Janeiro Aeroportos S.A. (RJA), which is the controlling shareholder of the Aeroporto Internacional Antônio Carlos Jobim – Galeão (GIG Airport) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from Odebrecht SA.