3i announces joint heads of infra

London-based private equity firm 3i group has moved up partners Scott Moseley and Bernardo Sottomayor to co-heads of economic infrastructure, effective immediately

KKR to buy sustainability consultancy

KKR is acquiring a majority stake in UK-based Environmental Resources Management (ERM) from the private equity divisions of OMERS and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo)

Cordiant Digital Infrastructure targets £250m raise

LSE-listed Cordiant Digital Infrastructure is raising £250 million in a share placing designed to fund its pipeline

Phoenix Towers sources €775m debt from AMP and CDPQ

Independent towerco Phoenix Tower International has closed a €775 million financing facility with AMP and CDPQ

DataVita acquires Fortis Data Centre

Scotland’s DataVita, a data centre and multi-cloud services provider, has acquired the Fortis data centre in Lanarkshire with backing of £45 million from HFD Group

Cambodia pushes internet infrastructure

The government of Cambodia is fast-tracking a project to develop infrastructure for high-speed internet in public schools with Phnom Penh-based mobile operator Metfone

Asterion nearly done fundraising after 3 months

Asterion Industrial Partners has raised €925 million for its second fund just 3 months after registering the fund

BT seeks JV partners to accelerate FTTP build

BT is seeking partners for joint ventures as part of its plans to build an extra 25 million fibre-to-the-premise connections by 2025

Arcus recruits advisers to support portfolio strategy

Arcus has made several appointments to a newly formed internal advisory council that will support the firm's portfolio management strategy

LP mulls emerging markets fund

An institutional investor is a step closer to investing in an emerging markets infrastructure fund targeting $5 billion

Antin forms next-gen infra team

Antin has hired several industry heavyweights to form a next-generation infrastructure team based in Paris, London and New York

Helios Towers set to acquire Oman sites

Telecoms operator Helios Towers has agreed to acquire 2,890 telecom tower sites in Oman from majority state-owned Omantel for the sum of $575 million by the end of 2021, subject to approval

NY-based Rubicon MD leaves for Amber

Amber Infrastructure has hired Sonia McMillan to its North American investment team

Orion raises $1bn for infra debt fund

Orion Energy Credit Opportunities Fund III has held a final close, raising $1.079 billion