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Year in review: Waiting on US infra policy

Promises of a $1trn plan and a focus on the role of the private sector raised hopes for investors. Will 2018 be another let-down?

Year in Review: Whither UK infra investment?

While managers continue to raise funds and commit to deals in the country, significant concerns remain bubbling beneath the surface.

Year in review: Plotting your exit

With mid-2000s infrastructure funds reaching the end of their lives, a range of exit strategies are being carried out by innovative GPs.

LPs warm to fundless co-investments

One-third of limited partners are willing to pay for deals where they are not an existing fund investor, according to a survey by Asante Capital Group.

Netherlands tops pile for infra investment, new index reveals

The UK remains the top destination when ranked purely on private sector participation.

Exiting in the age of iTunes

Whether you favour wholesale realisations or piecemeal sales, Fund I vintages are showing the merits of diversification, why being first matters and how everybody makes mistakes.

Why funds are reaching for a finance umbrella

Umbrella fund finance facilities can be a convenient and cost efficient option for managers with a number of strategies under one roof. Leon Stephenson and Alex Griffiths of law firm Reed Smith explain why.

How to protect yourself against a hack

No cybersecurity programme can be totally foolproof, but there are key ways to reinforce any effort and mitigate the biggest cyber-risks.

Big data is watching you

Technology has enabled investors to learn more about how infrastructure assets work than ever before – and they’re taking advantage of this insight in different ways.

Core, core-plus, opportunistic: what’s in a name?

While no one can dispute that infrastructure, as an asset class, has arrived, the labels used to segment the market – as well as the strategies they symbolise – can spark some passionate debate.
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