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QIC and Royal Schiphol take 70% stake in Hobart Airport

Hobart International Airport is likely to be the penultimate asset acquired by the QIC Global Infrastructure Fund as it nears full deployment, says global infra head Ross Israel.
Infrastructure Investor: The Decade

Stories of the Decade 2009: Chicago parking meters’ controversial decade 

The consortium is on track to recoup its $1.15bn investment by 2021 – just 12 years after being awarded a 75-year lease to operate the city’s on-street meters. But it still can’t shake the stigma of a bad PPP. 
REM - Light rail - Montreal

CDPQ’s big light-rail bet

One of the world’s most prominent direct investors is trying to prove it can do much more than back projects with capital by developing a C$6.3bn greenfield project in Montreal.

Predicting the next decade: Smooth departure 

The future of airports looks bright, automated and efficient. 
Paris Eiffel Tower

InfraVia realises debut fund with PFI exit

The sale of Tramlink in the UK to Aberdeen Standard represents the final sale of the €170m 2008-vintage fund, which secured a 15% gross return.
Autonomous vehicle

Predicting the next decade: Self-drive time 

How the advent of autonomous vehicles could revolutionise transport infrastructure.
Brisbane, Queensland

QIC acquires northern Australia marine transport business

The Brisbane-headquartered fund manager has acquired Sea Swift for a little under A$300 million in a move that diversifies away from core infrastructure in its Global Infrastructure Fund.

Firms shortlisted for ‘Victoria’s largest-ever road project’

The winning bidder for the North East Link PPP will design and build twin tunnels under the Yarra River and assume responsibility for maintaining a stretch of road for up to 25 years.
Container freight train

First State debuts in US with rail acquisition

The North American division of Australia’s Colonial First State plans to grow the short-line rail business of Patriot Rail and Ports.
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