Asterion acquires 24.1% stake in Retelit

Asterion Industrial Partners has acquired a 24.1% stake in Italian wholesale fibre provider Retelit

Operis makes new hire to digital infra team

Boutique financial advisory firm Operis has appointed Jerome Foucaud as a director to its advisory team focusing on digital infrastructure and energy transition

Ancala sells stake in Fore Freedom

Ancala has sold its stake in Dutch fibre platform Fore Freedom, exactly 2 years after acquiring it in September 2018

CEBF invests €90m in European fibre

Cube Infrastructure Managers' Connecting Europe Broadband Fund (CEBF) has invested €90 million ($105 million) in three projects across Europe this summer

AMP arranges A$130m for Stilmark tower infra

AMP Capital will provide a A$130 million senior syndicated loan facility to Stilmark for the deployment of new mobile tower infrastructure across Australia

Globe Telecom rolls out network upgrade in Philippines

Philippines-based telecommunications operator Globe Telecom has launched a large-scale network upgrade for its services in the country, while expanding its 5G network coverage in Metro Manila and nearby cities

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