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  • Infra funds – hoarding and splurging

    Infrastructure funds struggling to raise cash… which sounds odd given the records broken in 2022 for fundraising. But we live in a new reality and the suspicion is that hoarding is afoot and that the splurge will come in Q3

  • DC Advisory sails through 2022, predicts choppy but navigable waters ahead

    DC Advisory has won the Global Financial Adviser of the Year in IJGlobal’s Investor Awards 2022, coinciding with its tenth anniversary last March

  • IJGlobal ESG Awards 2022: Interview with EDRAM

    In the wake of EDRAM winning ESG Infrastructure Asset Manager of The Year (Debt) at the recent IJGlobal ESG Awards, Jean Francis Dusch, global head of infrastructure and structured finance at the asset manager, discusses the firm’s differentiated approach to ESG investing, and how that’s demonstrated in key transactions

  • Global Infrastructure Partners: Seizing the ESG opportunity

    Formed from a marriage between Credit Suisse and GE in 2006, Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has long had a results-focused and data driven approach to EHS and ESG matters, by virtue of the team’s industrial GE heritage, explains Lucy Chadwick, Partner and Head of ESG

  • New year – new fear

    As we toil our way towards the end of the first week of 2023 – happy new year btw – the customary sense of enthusiasm/anticipation seems to be a trifle lacking. Is it just me, or does it feel a little bit… you know… nervous out there?

  • Re-engineering infra finance for energy transition

    Only through in-house specialist expertise, structuring skills and agility will banks be able to meet the huge need for funding new types of sustainable infrastructure, writes Hervé Le Corre, global head of infrastructure finance at Societe Generale

  • Infra Dig – John Flint... the UKIB interview

    The UK Infrastructure Bank was born from Brexit – the great British answer to the loss of the European Investment Bank that made it pretty clear that departure from the EU came at a cost. Here we look at its replacement...

  • Infra Dig – The PPA Masterclass

    In the second of the Infra Dig masterclass series, the focus turns on payment mechanisms for renewable energy projects and drills down into what underpins the vast majority of projects' financing packages...

  • The Irideos journey, Italy

    Asterion Industrial Partners added Italian cloud and data centre company, Irideos, to its portfolio earlier this year, effectively creating Italy’s largest alternative wholesale access and B2B connectivity platform

  • Infra Dig – Lars Carlstrom, the Gigafactory man

    Gigafactories are flavour of the day for this latest Infra Dig podcast as Lars Carlstrom – founder and chief executive of Italvolt and Statevolt – pulls up a chair for a fireside chat on his favourite subject

  • Infra Dig – taking renewables Mainstream

    Paul Corrigan – chief financial officer for Mainstream Renewable Power – joins Infra Dig for a free-flowing discussion on the global developer of wind and solar infrastructure and the wider market

  • Infra Dig – Astarte on Greece, renewables and ESG

    Teresa Farmaki – co-founder of Astarte Capital Management – pulls up a chair for a fireside chat in the latest episode of the IJGlobal podcast series… Infra Dig

  • Cegelog Military PPP, France

    Cegelog Military PPP reached financial close on Valentine's Day achieving a market first in France for a multi-billion-Euro project that managed to avoid market volatility brought on by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine shortly after FC

  • Greencoat UKW, Hornsea I stake acquisition

    Global Infrastructure Partners has, through multiple deals over the past year, fully divested its 50% stake in the 1.2GW UK-based Hornsea I Offshore Wind Farm

  • Austria's €2bn fibre investment

    Austria has ambitious goals for its fibre roll-out across rural regions with Meridiam lined up to play a significant role in the financing of that programme having secured its position this summer as a joint venture partner to work alongside Magenta Telekom

  • Infra Dig – Atrato… doing infra the ESG way

    When it comes to ESG in the infrastructure and energy space, most organisations waving the ESG flag would do well to scrutinise Atrato Group and take a leaf out of its book

  • The IJGlobal ESG Report 2022

    We are delighted today to be publishing the second issue of the IJGlobal ESG Report, delving into environmental, social and governance issues as they impact the international infrastructure and energy community

  • NeuConnect Interconnector, UK / Germany

    The first direct link between UK and Germany’s electricity grids – the NeuConnect interconnector – reached financial close in July 2022, in a deal supporting post-Brexit cooperation on energy policies

  • Infra Dig – Hy24’s hydrogen plan

    Big bets are being put on the future of hydrogen… but not many of them are quite as ambitious as Hy24’s masterplan to drive investments into delivering the energy source of the future

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