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F2i concludes Persidera takeover

F2i and Ei Towers have concluded the acquisition of Persidera from Telecom Italia (TIM) and Italian media group GEDI Gruppo Editoriale

EQT Infrastructure walks away from Vocus Group offer

Swedish fund manager EQT Partners has decided not to proceed with a proposal to buy 100% of Vocus Group, the latest in a series of abandoned takeover approaches for the Australian fibre networks and data centres company

iCON fund acquires US telco

A fund managed by iCON Infrastructure has acquired TruVista, a US telco with operations in South Carolina and Georgia

MEIF 6 makes offer for UK telco

MEIF 6 Fibre – an SPV managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets’ latest European vehicle – has agreed the terms of a deal to take a UK telco private

DNA acquires Finnish fibre network

Finnish telco group DNA has acquired a fibre-optic network based in Tampere, Finland’s second largest economic area

AGL Energy reveals withdrawn offer for Vocus Group

Utility AGL Energy has revealed that it approached Australian fibre networks operator Vocus Group recently with an indicative, non-binding confidential offer for the company, though later withdrew it

ADB, MIGA strengthen cooperation on financing PPPs

The ADB and MIGA – the World Bank Group’s political risk insurance member – have signed a cooperation agreement on 30 May 2019 to accelerate the use of their financial solutions for the private sector and PPPs

American Tower acquires African company

American Tower, the Boston-based owner and operator of telecoms infrastructure, has entered into an agreement to acquire Eaton Towers, the African communications specialist

Texas ERS sets infra allocation as it seeks fund manager

Employees Retirement System of Texas has set a target allocation into private infrastructure for the fiscal year of 2019

PSN consortium seeks financing for telecoms satellite PPP

A consortium led by Pasifik Satelit Nusantara is seeking financing for the multi-functional satellite PPP in Indonesia

Axione refinances 2014 debt

French telecoms infrastructure company Axione Infrastructures and its shareholders have refinanced its debt contracted in July 2014 through a bond issue

Sweden’s EQT targets Vocus Group in Australia

Sweden-based private equity and infrastructure fund manager EQT Partners has filed a $2.26 billion indicative, non-binding proposal to buy Australian fibre network operator Vocus Group on 27 May, almost two years after two international private equity firms walked away after making proposals

Details emerge on DWS fund III

DWS has appointed FirstAvenue to help raise capital in North America as it is on the road to raise its third generation European vehicle, Pan-Europe Infrastructure III

Several bidders tipped for BT Ireland

A number of bidders are rumoured to considering a play for the stake of BT’s Irish business

Florida city considers P3 for fibre-optic network

The City of Palm Coast is considering a P3 for a city-owned fibre-optic network to deliver advanced internet and other IP based products and services