Institutional Investing in Infrastructure
June 2012: Vol. 5, Number 6Buy For $175.00 Add to Cart
Europe Faces Regulatory Roulette: Fiscal Austerity Is Affecting the Market for Renewable Energy Infrastructure Investment and P3 in Europe
As governments in Europe and the United States try to rein in public spending, there is a significant amount of regulatory change afoot, particularly with regard to subsidy levels in Europe for renewable energy, that poses challenges to infrastructure investors.
Livable Cities: Asian Cities Need New Infrastructure to Accommodate Ongoing Urbanization
Ongoing urbanization, a growing middle class and increasing domestic consumption are escalating the need for new or improved infrastructure throughout Asia.
Strategic asset allocation, the process of determining target allocations based on a set of assets, is widely regarded as the most important decision in the investment process.
Bulls, Cubs and Toll Roads
Most people if given the chance to compare Chicago and Spain might find it easier to think of the differences than the similarities — harsh, cold winters compared with a mild Mediterranean climate; the Cubs at Wrigley Field versus running with the bulls in Pamplona; deep-dish pizza and paella — but one thing the two share in common is leadership in private infrastructure investment.
A Conversation with Dr. Ashby Monk
For those InstitutionalInvesting in Infrastructurereaders who have not read Dr. Ashby Monk’s blog on the Institutional Investor magazine website, here is your introduction.
AMP Capital Invests in Australian Schools
AMP Capital has earned approval from the South Australian Government to acquire the South Australian Schools Public-Private Partnership project on behalf of some of its funds and clients, including AMP Capital’s Community Infrastructure Fund and Core Infrastructure Fund.
- Investors Acquire German Gas Distribution Assets
NMERB Broadens Mandate to Go Direct
The $9.5 billion New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) now has the ability to form partnerships and invest directly in infrastructure after a recently approved change to its investment policy.
- SteelRiver Acquires Rail Company
OTPP, Hastings Win A$2.3 Billion Sydney Desalination Deal
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) and Hastings Funds Management have jointly entered into an agreement with the government of New South Wales, Australia, for a 50-year lease of the Sydney Desalination Plant (SDP).