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India’s NHAI urged to accelerate road privatisation

The public agency should consider launching a new BOT model to speed up privatisation and tackle its $24bn in debt, ratings agency ICRA says.
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China Everbright closes overseas infra fund on $450m

Despite having lowered its target twice, the Chinese asset manager claims the vehicle has reached ‘the right size’.
CIP Robert Helms

CIP brings in Orsted asset management chief for new MD role

Robert Helms will be responsible for the Danish firm’s New Markets fund, which reached a $700m first close earlier this year.
Summer blue sky and airfield in Asahikawa Hokkaido Japan

Japanese PPPs slow to take off

Airport PPPs may have been a success but local authorities are still reluctant to transfer other types of assets to the private sector.
Sunset on solar panels in a village

India’s attempt to renegotiate PPAs threatens investor sentiment

The state of Andhra Pradesh is expected to fail in its attempt to renegotiate PPAs, but market sources fear a drawn-out court battle could still prove damaging.
Offshore wind

Japan unveils areas for offshore wind development

Most of the EIAs local firms have launched are located in the selected areas, a source said.
Offshore wind farm

Stonepeak seals first offshore wind deal in Taiwan

The acquisition of a 95% stake in the renewables division of chemical manufacturer Swancor, includes a stake in the 376MW Formosa II project.

Taiwan´s offshore wind sector to face financing turbulence

Sources warn of diminishing support from export credit agencies as the country steps ups its localisation requirements.

Equis to launch new Asian infrastructure developer – exclusive

The fund manager will look to attract institutional capital to invest in the new company, while its management team will hold a ‘significant minority stake,’ a source said.

Korean financial firms struggle to sell pricey infra assets

‘Very aggressive’ cashflow assumptions and valuations calculated based on desired returns are being used to lure buyers, LPs say.
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