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Digital Colony buys Finnish telecoms firm from First State

The joint venture between Colony NorthStar and Digital Bridge is expected to close its debut digital infrastructure fund by 30 June above its $3bn target.

Berenberg targets German fibre market with debt fund launch

The fund has a target size of €100m and is eyeing returns in the ‘mid-single digit’ range.

Senior infra director resigns from PSP Investments – exclusive

Steven Sonnenstein – who has closed more than $1.4bn in equity commitments – is leaving the Canadian pension on Friday after nearly six years.

Global Summit: No infra sector as dependable as data

Traditional ownership and procurement of fibre is also set to change, delegates in Berlin heard.

Helios Towers scraps £2bn IPO

The Africa-based telecoms company said it drew ‘considerable institutional investor interest’, despite the cancellation.

AMP Capital ‘bullish’ on comms infra after buying US fibre-optic developer

The Australian fund manager purchased Everstream Solutions, a company operating more than 10,000 route miles of internet cables.

‘Driverless cars could transform utilities into growth opportunities’

Embracing new technology needed for autonomous vehicles would have positive effects on the power generation sector, argues the latest report from AMP Capital.

Why digital is very much an infra play

Telecoms and data centres might be attracting the attention of the real estate crowd, but there’s no doubt infrastructure investors are the natural managers of these assets.

Colony corrals $1.4bn in first close for digital infra fund

The investment manager is teaming up with Digital Bridge to raise up to $3bn for the vehicle.

Helios Towers Africa lines up IPO amid strong growth

The London listing is set to value the company – which estimates 78% of its sites are ready for more leases – at around £2bn, including debt.

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