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KKR targets booming French data market with Altice deal

The firm will open the ‘under-utilised’ portfolio of 10,000 telecom towers to third-parties as it moves to tap into the ‘fifth fastest-growing’ mobile data space in the world.

Digital Colony hires ex-PSP director as fundraising nears final close

Steven Sonnenstein, who resigned from the Canadian pension in March, becomes managing director as the firm’s inaugural $3bn fund nears target.

Antin continues fibre surge with Ufinet Spain deal

In the sixth deal from its third fund, the manager buys the Spanish business from Cinven, which rolls the remaining international business into its sixth vehicle.

MIRA and SK Telecom to buy Korean security firm from Carlyle

The two companies have agreed to pay $1.2bn for ADT Caps, South Korea’s second-largest security services provider.

An early exit in data centres

With data centres blurring the lines between infra and real estate, sister publication PERE writes how one Bethesda, Maryland-based private equity real estate firm's 2005 data centre investment evolved from a pure real estate play into something more akin to an operating company.

India’s tower play

What opportunities could a country with more than 1 billion mobile subscribers offer infrastructure investors?

The US data-centre market is consolidating

Infrastructure and real estate investors are teaming up as a wave of capital washes over the sector, fuelled by a booming digital economy.

Antin and Goldman in £538m deal to take UK broadband group private

The bid for CityFibre comes four years after an IPO raised £16.5m, with the pair believing the company ‘better suited’ to private ownership.

Amber’s UK fibre fund in maiden deal with Railpen

The pair have committed a total of €28.5m to Community Fibre, which received initial backing from Railpen a year ago.

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