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MegaProject 903: Mexico's Red Compartida achieves the financial closure

MegaProject 903: Mexico's Red Compartida achieves the financial closure

🕔Apr 6, 2017

Altán Redes, the consortium in charge of the development of the Red Compartida telecom system PPP in Mexico, has reached the financial close for the project. The total funding commitments have reached US$ 2.3 billion

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MegaProject 902: California county launches a tender to build multibillion dollar fiber-optic network countywide

MegaProject 902: California county launches a tender to build multibillion dollar fiber-optic network countywide

🕔Apr 5, 2017

Riverside County, in the U.S. state of California, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop the nation’s largest broadband network, a project that would stimulate economic growth and make high-speed networks available to all residents and businesses countywide.

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Megaproject 899: AT&T awarded FirstNet's US broadband PPP

Megaproject 899: AT&T awarded FirstNet's US broadband PPP

🕔Mar 31, 2017

The Department of Commerce and First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) has announced the selection of AT&T to build the first nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to America’s first responders. 

 

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Foresight raises £40 million

Foresight raises £40 million

🕔Mar 28, 2017

Foresight VCT PLC  has announced that the maximum number of subscriptions of £40 million (US$50 million) has been received and the Offer is now closed for further applications.

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Telefonica sells up to 40% of Telxius to KKR

Telefonica sells up to 40% of Telxius to KKR

🕔Feb 24, 2017

Telefónica reached an agreement with global investment firm KKR Group for the sale of up to 40% of Telxius Telecom, its global telecommunications infrastructure company, for a total amount of €1.275 billion (US$1.343 billion), or €12.75 (US$13.43) a share.

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MegaProject 859: Peru presents a $14.4 billion portfolio

MegaProject 859: Peru presents a $14.4 billion portfolio

🕔Feb 2, 2017

The Peruvian Private Investment Promotion Agency (ProInversión) presented the portfolio of high-potential projects to be awarded by the Institution between 2017 and 2018, pointing out the positive impact of the PPPs not only to boost the national economy, but also to benefit all Peruvians.

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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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MegaProject 858: Mexico signs US$7bn telecom project

MegaProject 858: Mexico signs US$7bn telecom project

🕔Feb 1, 2017

Mexico’s Ministry of Communications and Transport (SCT) has signed the contract for the Shared Network broadband project.

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Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) invests in telecom corporate bond

Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) invests in telecom corporate bond

🕔Jan 16, 2017

The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) has invested US$50 million in an US$800 million bond issued by the Nigerian telecommunications tower business, IHS.

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AMP Capital’s global infrastructure platform exceeds US$2 billion target at FC

AMP Capital’s global infrastructure platform exceeds US$2 billion target at FC

🕔Jan 13, 2017

AMP Capital has raised US$2.4 billion for its global infrastructure platform at final close, with more than 50 institutional investors committing to its global mandate to invest in high-quality assets offering the best relative value.

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Natixis finances fiber-optic cable network in Alaska

Natixis finances fiber-optic cable network in Alaska

🕔Jan 10, 2017

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has advised French bank Natixis in connection with financing of the first North American Arctic subsea fiber-optic cable network connecting communities in western and northern Alaska.

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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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Brazil announces public public hearing for airport communications PPP

Brazil announces public public hearing for airport communications PPP

🕔Dec 29, 2016

The Brazilian Ministry of Defense, through the Commission for the Implementation of the Airspace Control System (CISCEA), has announced the holding of a public hearing for the Management of the Integrated Communications Network of the Aeronautical Command.

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Mexico threatens suit against Rivada Networks for alleging Red Compartida improprieties

Mexico threatens suit against Rivada Networks for alleging Red Compartida improprieties

🕔Dec 28, 2016

Mexico threatens suit against Rivada Networks for alleging Red Compartida improprieties.

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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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EQT Infrastructure Acquires GlobalConnect A/S

EQT Infrastructure Acquires GlobalConnect A/S

🕔Dec 20, 2016

The EQT Infrastructure investment strategy has agreed to acquire GlobalConnect A/S from its current shareholders.

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Cube to manage EIB’s fund for broadband infrastructure

Cube to manage EIB’s fund for broadband infrastructure

🕔Dec 14, 2016

The European Commission and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have announced their plans to launch a fund for broadband infrastructure – the Connecting Europe Broadband Fund, which will be managed by Cube Infrastructure Managers.

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EQT Infrastructure to acquire Dutch telecom provider

EQT Infrastructure to acquire Dutch telecom provider

🕔Dec 13, 2016

The EQT Infrastructure investment strategy has signed definitive transaction documentation to acquire Delta Comfort B.V. from Delta N.V., the municipality and province owned integrated utility company of the Dutch province of Zeeland.

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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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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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