Ten years on, the New Mexico Educational Retirement Board’s Mark Canavan recalls his experience during the global financial crisis and why he thinks it will be almost impossible to predict the next one.
Speaking at a forum of business leaders, Citadel Capital’s Abdalla ElEbiary said 2013 would be a good vintage year for investors in the Middle East and Africa but that longer holding periods would be necessary. Citadel has a number of infrastructure assets in the region.
Campaign for Better Transport has criticised various methods that have been discussed for the privatisation of the UK road network. It calls for roads to be funded by public money and for private investors to focus on the rail sector instead.
Michael Horn, with 20 years’ experience in areas such as infrastructure and structured finance across Asia, has joined law firm Clyde & Co as a partner. His past deals included the A$695m acquisition and refinancing of Sydney’s Cross City Tunnel.