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IL&FS: India’s ‘Lehman’ moment?

When one of the country’s biggest groups ran into financial trouble, the country braced itself for a market-wide crisis. Two months later, market observers describe the episode as a new step towards a more professional infrastructure sector. Eduard Fernández reports.

IL&FS puts Indian roads portfolio on the block

Two weeks after putting its renewables portfolio up for sale, the developer is looking to divest its roads business, as it works towards a restructuring plan.

India to privatise six major airports by March

The hubs are in major cities and have seen double-digit growth in the past five years.

India’s IL&FS to sell more than 970MW of operational renewable assets

The troubled company is also putting on the block under-construction wind assets with a total capacity of 104MW.

VIDEO: ‘Few global investors have a realistic view of India’

MK Sinha, co-head of GIP India, talks about the newly-established firm's strategy in India and how the country's infrastructure market is evolving.

India’s NIIF buys IDFC’s infra debt arm

The deal is a debut transaction for the government-backed vehicle’s Strategic Fund and comes amid growing concerns surrounding bad loans in the country’s infrastructure sector.

Massive sale of IL&FS Indian assets expected to generate high investor interest

The troubled firm's large portfolio includes more than 14,000 kilometers of roads, wind energy and solar plants and maritime and logistic assets.

Equis targets $2bn for new fund as it shifts away from renewables – exclusive

The new vehicle will focus on biomass, healthcare infrastructure, PPPs and waste and water facilities, as Asian renewables ‘heating up’.

Temasek commits up to $400m to India’s NIIF

The Singaporean state investment company will invest in the state-backed vehicle’s Master Fund and become a shareholder in its investment management company.

GIP’s Malhotra to co-head the firm’s new Indian entity

GIP India is focused on deploying the roughly $100m remaining in Fund II, inherited after acquiring IDFC Alternatives’ infrastructure business, before deciding on a future strategy.

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