Tuesday, 01 December 2015

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​Pennsylvania bridges P3 set

Pennsylvania’s Public-Private Partnership Board has approved a P3 to replace or repair a total of 34 bridges in a deal that will support transit-oriented development at the Middletown train station. The Middletown project will see a private developer design, build, finance, operate and maintain commercially viable facilities near the station while maintaining or expanding station parking.

Justin Trudeau

P3 funders push to back Trudeau

PFI Issue 565 - November 18, 2015

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s October win initially seemed a positive for the P3 market. But current financial players are working to make sure they are not edged out. By Alison Healey.


On the gas

PFI Issue 565 - November 18, 2015

Gas pipelines have become a hot ticket in the Australian market. New and existing pipelines are enhancing deal flow, and economic activity. By John Arbouw.


Train deals roll in

PFI Issue 565 - November 18, 2015

Large debt financings of rolling stock assets are reaching the European market at the same time. Germany and France are leading the way with asset leasing transactions. By Stefano Berra.



Shifting sands for the big hitters

PFI Issue 565 - November 18, 2015

The number of project finance legal mandates is unchanged since last year but the firms winning them are in flux. White & Case globally and Norton Rose regionally tell an interesting story. By Colin Leopold.


Mexico leads the way

PFI Issue 565 - November 18, 2015

Latin America has again seen a number of firms looking to bolster their offices in the region this year and push into new countries as the emerging markets continue to emerge. By Nic Stone.

PFI Global Infrastructure Report Cover 2015

PFI Global Infrastructure Report 2015

PFI Global Infrastructure Report 2015

As the confidence in the debt markets reaches new post global financial crisis highs and the investment community remains keen on finding new assets to finance, a key question in the report concerns deal flow. Where will the next deals come from?

PFI Global Energy Report 2015 cover

PFI Global Energy Report 2015

PFI Global Energy Report 2015

With global energy markets in a state of flux following the collapse in the oil price from last autumn onwards, the timing of the publication of the report could not be better.

PFI EMEA Report Cover 2015

PFI EMEA Report 2015

PFI EMEA Report 2015

The PFI EMEA report provides valuable insights into the market via case studies of leading deals in the region and articles covering key issues. The report details two of the major deals this year - Thames Tunnel Tideway and the Veja Mate offshore windfarm – plus the cheapest solar tariff deal in Dubai. The report looks at projects as diverse as Port of Calais, Maamba Power and Breda court and examines how they were structured and financed.

PFI Asian Best Practice Report 2015 Cover

PFI Asian Best Practice Report 2015

PFI Asian Best Practice Report 2015

It is with great pleasure that I introduce the second Project Finance International (PFI) Best Practice in Asian Infrastructure Report.

The 2015 PFI Awards

PFI is inviting companies to pitch for a 2015 PFI Award. The deadline for your submissions is Tuesday December 1 2015, and full details of the pitching process can be found here.

The Awards will be announced on mid-December and will presented at the 2015 PFI Awards Dinner, being held at The Hilton, Park Lane, London on Wednnesday February 3 2016. Book your tables here!

Emerging pain and gain

The emerging markets have been taking some big knocks. All the factors which, as a group, gave them a day in the economic sun have turned against them – such as falling US interest rates, a low dollar, high local funding liquidity and high commodity prices. Perhaps now is the time for real reform.

Project Finance MLA 2015 Q3

# Arranger (US$m)
1 Bank of Taiwan 12,052.9
2 Mitsubishi UFJ 11,403.6
3 SBI Capital 9,072.7
4 SMBC 8,704.4
5 Mizuho 6,479.8
6 Credit Agricole 5,905.6
7 Societe Generale 4,942.2
8 ING 4,922.7
9 China Development Bank 4,046.1
10 BNP Paribas 3,746.3

Digital Edition

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PFI Yearbook 2015

PFI Yearbook 2015

PFI Yearbook 2015

Welcome to the 2015 Thomson Reuters Project Finance International (PFI) Yearbook. The Yearbook is our annual publication in which we look at the events of 2014, through case studies and the PFI Awards, and look forward into 2015 with articles in the Global section of the book. This year we have interviewed and profiled a host of leading sponsors from the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe Middle East & Africa (EMEA) to take the market temperature – to see how the clients are viewing market prospects.

PFI India Report 2015 cover

PFI India Report 2015

PFI India Report 2015

It’s been a year since Narendra Modi – the leader of Bharatiya Janata Party, has been elected into power to head the Indian government. Last year, the PFI report looked at “Rebooting India”, offering ideas and proposals from the financial market and developers on how to ease the bottleneck and problems facing infrastructure development. Since then, the government has started to introduce more transparency in the implementation of pro-growth policies.