Private-equity head Hideya Sadanaga talks about the challenges of launching the firm’s infrastructure programme, and explains why he’s determined to continue investing despite high prices.
The US engineering company, which reported more than $500m in losses in the second quarter, said it would seek a ‘more balanced’ risk allocation for future projects.
Firms including Tetris Capital, Capella Capital and Plenary Group among shortlisted bidders for A$1.5bn Footscray Hospital PPP.
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Standards regimes can encourage box-ticking at the expense of more detailed analysis, according to the secondaries firm's ESG & sustainability head.
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The proposed regulations are not final but even without revisions, they are likely to significantly impact foreign investment in the country’s infrastructure, Kirkland’s Mario Mancuso, Shawn Cooley & Luci Hague explain.
The Australian fund saw the value of its infrastructure portfolio rise even as it fell as a percentage of total AUM due to disposals of illiquid overseas assets including Gatwick Airport.
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The Sydney-based fund manager said that it believed its Infrastructure Debt Fund IV was the largest-ever fundraise for a mezzanine debt strategy.
The two funds are the first to merge using an extended public offer licence, allowing the combined entity to maintain two separate brands and leaving open the possibility of other superfunds joining in future.
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The mandate will establish an evergreen fund to invest in a wide variety of debt instruments including real assets, SMEs and US and UK mid-market loans.
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Clean Energy Finance Corporation says that investors are ‘more aware than ever’ of the need to take action on energy efficiency and reducing carbon emissions.
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