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One Last Thing

Windy metaphors Renewable energy and vegans have often been considered by some as traditional bedfellows, although it would appear Denmark’s energy minister is out to change that. Following his approval of the 1.4GW Viking Link Interconnector between the UK and Denmark, Lars Christian Lilleholt hailed the traditional ties between the two countries in the importing […]

One Last Thing

Windy metaphors Renewable energy and vegans have often been considered by some as traditional bedfellows, although it would appear Denmark’s energy minister is out to change that. Following his approval of the 1.4GW Viking Link Interconnector between the UK and Denmark, Lars Christian Lilleholt hailed the traditional ties between the two countries in the importing […]

Hack attack

No cybersecurity programme can be totally foolproof, but there are key ways to reinforce any effort and mitigate the biggest cyber-risks, writes Rob Kotecki, from sister publication Private Funds Management

Catching the next waves

As is customary at the end of the year, we are dusting off our crystal ball and taking a look at what trends and themes are likely to shape the asset class in the years to come.

Arcus’ active value creation approach

Neil Krawitz and Francesco Nale, partners at European fund manager Arcus, share their views on the evolution of infrastructure strategies and how they deliver their ‘value-add’ strategy.

Shades of green

In Europe and the US, the growth of renewables, buoyed by public opinion, has shifted the energy equation. Dean Kennedy, Deutsche Bank’s London-based Global Transaction Banking product manager, and Brent Canada, the bank’s New York-based head of infrastructure and energy debt origination, share their views from both sides of the pond.

Changing times

Across the infrastructure sector, technological advances are changing the way managers approach their assets. Duncan Symonds, European director of asset management for IFM Investors, believes adjusting to this landscape is essential if you want to thrive and not only survive in the sector in the years to come.

How to protect yourself against a hack

No cybersecurity programme can be totally foolproof, but there are key ways to reinforce any effort and mitigate the biggest cyber-risks.

Navigating a changing infra market

Q: Europe has historically been a very bank-centric infrastructure debt market. How has that changed? MN: The European institutional debt market has evolved significantly over the past few years. While the US traditionally provided a deep, liquid debt market for European issuers, the emergence of a European institutional debt market for the sector is changing […]

Finding solutions for a dynamic debt landscape

With infrastructure funds having to adapt to a constantly changing market, Jamie Mehmood, RBS International’s newly appointed head of infrastructure and renewable energy funds and Ian Stocker, senior director and coverage lead for the sector, explain how this has affected managers’ financing needs and the value that banking partners can provide.