Ardian creates head of financing role

Ardian Infrastructure has appointed Joseba Echave as head of financing

Whitehelm fund backs Salem fibre network

Whitehelm Capital’s Smart City Infrastructure Fund and SiFI Networks are to launch constructions works on their first US East Coast fibre network in Salem, Massachusetts

PGGM takes Eurofiber stake

PGGM has won a process to acquire a 25% in Eurofiber from Antin Infrastructure Partners, which will remain majority shareholder

Oaktree injects £100m in UK fibre business

Oaktree Capital Management has invested £100 million in UK fibre owner-operator Zzoomm, thereby taking a majority stake in the business

AIIB approves $150 million loan for Indonesia satellite PPP

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank has today approved a $150 million loan to Satelit Nusantara Tiga, the project company for Indonesia’s multifunction satellite PPP, Satria satellite

Primevest fund secures second fibre contract

Primevest Communication Infrastructure Fund (PCIF) has signed its second fibre-to-the-curb contract in Hesse, Gremany, worth €5 million ($5.85 million), having signed on last month

Financial and strategic investors to develop data centre

A London-based alternative asset manager and a Korean conglomerate's subsidiary have formed a joint venture to develop a new $315 million data centre in Greater Seoul

Oz FTTN network to get A$3bn upgrade

NBN Co, the Australian government-owned broadband network provider, is upgrading half of its fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) under a A$3 billion ($2.2bn) investment plan announced today

UPDATE: Investment manager initiates new regional strategy

A Sydney-headquartered fund manager has launched a new strategy for infrastructure debt in Asia Pacific

AMP acquires fibre business

AMP Capital has acquired a majority stake in VXFiber, a designer, builder and operator of full fibre-to-the-premises

Pakistan's first CPEC SEZ PPP closes

A new special economic zone in the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has reached commercial close, making it the first SEZ to be developed under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor framework

IJInvestor Awards 2020 – submit now

With the deadline to submit for the IJInvestor Awards 2020 now just around the corner, we are thrilled to be celebrating achievements in global infrastructure and energy fundraising and asset management

APAC LP strengthens ties with GP

An Asia-based pension fund has formed a strategic partnership with an asset manager to explore investments in Asia's private infrastructure market

Cube acquires 0G network company stake

Cube Infrastructure Managers has acquired a majority stake in a European operator of 0G networks