- Mott MacDonald appoints Cathy Travers as development director for Europe and Africa
- Financial close reached for Primary Care Programme PPP in Ireland
- China's Landbridge Group to acquire Panama's largest port
- MegaProject 701: OHL's rail concessionaire files for insolvency
- CCR signs concession extension and issue debentures
- Nassau County seeks Transaction Advisor for sewer system P3
A landmark program to deliver 14 primary care centers across Ireland is set to get underway following a circa €140 million deal. New facilities will be built in Dublin, as well as at locations in Galway, Kildare, Limerick, Mayo, Roscommon, Sligo, Waterford, Tipperary and Wexford.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|May 27, 2016||Virginia Interstate 495 Express Lanes PPP project||USA (United States of America)||2,068.00||Project in operation|
|May 27, 2016||SP-255 highway concession||Brazil||Project in operation|
|May 27, 2016||Short term lease of Nassau County sewage system assets||USA (United States of America)||Project in planning|
|May 27, 2016||Primary Care Center Programme PPP||UK (United Kingdom)||Financial close|
|May 27, 2016||Port on the Margarita island||Panama||Project in planning|
|May 27, 2016||Móstoles - Navalcarnero rail concession||Spain||409.84||Project partially completed|
|May 27, 2016||Ganha Tempo citizen service PPP project||Brazil||Project in tender|
|May 27, 2016||Buga - Buenaventura road PPP project||Colombia||342.40||Project awarded|
|May 26, 2016||Waste treatment concession in São Miguel do Iguaçu||Brazil||Project in tender|
|May 26, 2016||Han Cultural Exposition Park PPP Project||China||290.00||Project signed|
|May 26, 2016||Entreprise Data Centre Borden Expansion PPP project||Canada||245.82||Financial close|
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Funds & Investments News
Legg Mason, Inc. has announced that it has launched the RARE Global Infrastructure Value Fund, their first US listed fund, for investors that are looking to access global infrastructure projects across geographies and sectors. The fund will trade on the NASDAQ exchange under the ticker RGSVX.
|Manager Location||Infrastructure Fund||Stage||Closing Amount (US$ MM)|
|RARE Global Infrastructure Value Fund||Fundraising|
|France, Luxembourg, Switzerland||Ginkgo Fund II||Fundraising|
|Australia||Lighthouse Solar Fund||Fundraising|
|France||Meridiam Infrastructure Europe II||Investment|
|France||Meridiam Infrastructure Europe III||Fundraising|
Landbridge Group, a comprehensive enterprise specializes in infrastructure based in Rizhao, China, has recently acquired the port located on the Marguarita island in Panamá. The company has plans to upgrade and redevelop the port.
|Modification date||Transaction||Country||Transaction value (US$MM)|
|May 27, 2016||Landbridge Group acquires the port on the Margarita island||Panama|
|May 25, 2016||Standard Chartered PE acquires Korean water services firm||South Korea|
|May 25, 2016||Infracapital acquires 80% stake in Italian PPP portfolio||Italy|
|May 24, 2016||Sale of Western Australia's Fremantle port||Australia|
|May 24, 2016||Hermes acquires additional stake in Southern Water Services Limited||UK (United Kingdom)|
People & Companies News
Mott MacDonald has appointed Cathy Travers as development director for Europe and Africa. Cathy will be responsible for strengthening the consultancy’s position within the sectors it currently operates in as well as identifying and pursuing opportunities in new market streams.
|UK (United Kingdom)||London||Business Development Associate/Senior Associate||May 27, 2016|
|UK (United Kingdom)||London||Global Infrastructure Fund seeks Investment Associate||May 27, 2016|
|UK (United Kingdom)||London||Secondary Funds Investment Specialist VP||May 27, 2016|
|Australia||Brisbane||Finance Manager – New WA & Victoria Schools PPP Project||May 27, 2016|
|Philippines||Mandaluyong||Principal Public-Private Partnership Specialist||May 27, 2016|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||Vice President (Infrastructure), Global Investment Banking||May 26, 2016|
|USA (United States of America)||Boston||Investment Associate, Venture Capital||May 26, 2016|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||Project Finance Energy -AVP||May 26, 2016|
|USA (United States of America)||Chicago||Specialized Energy Investments - Analyst/Associate||May 26, 2016|
|India||Gurgaon||Analyst - Project Finance||May 25, 2016|
Pakistan's Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Minister for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Privatization has introduced The Public Private Partnership (PPP) Authority Bill, 2016.
Corporate Finance News
Abertis has closed a 10-year, €1.15 billion (US$1.3 billion) bonds issue maturing in May 2026, which is the biggest corporate bond issue in the company’s history.
|Country||Company||Type of Company|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Mott MacDonald||Technical Advisor|
|Luxembourg||European Investment Bank (EIB)||International Development Bank|
|Japan||Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi (BTMU)||Lender|
|UK (United Kingdom)||InfraRed Capital Partners||Investor|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Balfour Beatty||Contractor, Infrastructure Developer, O&M Provider|