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Corporate Finance Outlook 2013
So far this year corporate finance has been dominated by two huge deals that have caused a massive, but perhaps misleading, surge in overall volume figures. This fact notwithstanding, the year has also revealed some interesting trends, with a promising pipeline of oil & gas transactions in the US and intriguing opportunities in European renewables.
IJ Global PF Infrastructure Review H1 2013: Executive Summary
So far 2013 has been a mixed bag for project finance: whilst the overall volume of global investment has increased to the highest levels since H1 2008, deal activity has slumped again, falling to 199, down from 230 over the same period last year
IJ Global PF Infrastructure Review H1 2013: Sectors
2013 has been a mixed bag across project finance sectors. Some, like Oil and Gas and Power performed well, whereas others, like Transport and Renewables have struggled when compared to the same period last year. All in all, although the increase in deal value should be cause for optimism, the falling deal count shows pipelines are not yet replenished,
Africa & Middle East Outlook 2013
Africa & the Middle East offers vast potential for infrastructure development and project finance investment, however this potential is still yet to be fully unleashed.
European Infrastructure Outlook 2013
In 2012 European infrastructure investment suffered significantly from the region’s deteriorated economic situation
Equity Outlook 2012
Overall the total direct equity invested into project finance transactions in 2012 fell to around US$31 billion, down from US$44 billion the year before. Within that only tax equities recorded a rise, with cash equity declining by 15 per cent, grants by a massive 99 per cent and equity bridge loans decreasing by 48 per cent.
Debt Outlook 2013 – Current Investment Landscape
Global infrastructure markets have suffered since the onset of the financial crisis, witnessing a fall in the number of closed deals and a concomitant slump in the associated capital financing of projects. This downward trend has seen infrastructure demand outstrip capital supply, a funding gap that continues to increase. Whilst the OECD may estimate that the world needs US$50 trillion of global i
Debt Outlook 2013 – The Changing Face of Lending
The landscape of debt funding (bank loans, bonds, IFI loans, government support, ECA financing), the traditional source of funding of infrastructure projects, is changing; the current economic climate coupled with new regulatory initiatives affecting the ways banks lend and capital markets operate.