Monday, 23 July 2018

Spanish wind farm

Spanish wind PPA signed

Spanish renewables developer Grupo Enhol has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with power and gas supplier Factorenergia for two wind farms totalling 90MW. The wind farms will have 27 turbines and sell their entire production, estimated at 320GWh per year, at a fixed price to Factorenergia. The wind farms do not benefit from the auctions held by Spain last year and will not receive government support.

Aconcagua mine

Mining deals multiply

PFI Issue 629 - July 11, 2018

A return of favourable market conditions is seeing a rising number of mine PF deals. Many incorporate unique structures to get them to the finish line. By Nic Stone

Yangon road

Infrastructure projects excite region

PFI Issue 629 - July 11, 2018

The infrastructure sector is getting all the attention in Myanmar and Thailand. About US$9.5bn worth of projects are now being offered to the private sector. By Minerva Lau

Gulf solar

Gulf hots up

PFI Issue 629 - July 11, 2018

PF loan volumes in the GCC in the first half were very low. Project bid activity, however, is reaching new heights. By Rod Morrison


PFI league tables H1 2018

Slow start to the year

PFI Issue 629 - July 11, 2018

2018 saw a slow start to the year in terms of project finance volumes, according to the Thomson Reuters Project Finance International league tables. A range of mega deals are currently in the market across the world, so activity should pick up in the second half. But the first half has had a quiet feel to it, as shown in the tables.

PFI Global Infrastructure Report 2018 Cover

PFI Global Infrastructure Report 2018

PFI Global Infrastructure Report 2018

The global infrastructure market is moving into new territories - both geographically and sector wise. PFI’s Global Infrastructure Report 2018 takes look at the new kids on the block and in addition, some of the legacies from the old era. The Report carries case studies on deals as diverse as German fibre optic, the Canakkale Bridge and the Los Angeles people mover scheme. In addition it carries in depth pieces on the construction woes which befell Carillion and the Canadian super hospitals.

PFI Global energy 2018 Cover

PFI Global Energy Report 2018

PFI Global Energy Report 2018

Developments in the LNG market and the spread of increasingly cheap renewable technology are dominating the global energy market. PFI’s Global Energy Report 2018 examines the driving forces behind these and other trends through case studies of landmark deals and articles on important market shifts. The report looks at new technology such as energy storage and new funding options for renewables.

PFI Comment

London City Airport

Investors go direct

The crush for deals has pushed investors into taking bigger stakes and pushing terms further into neverland. A logical response would be to back away but the reverse has become true.

Project Finance MLA 2018 H1

# Arranger (US$m)
1 MUFG 5,889.1
2 SMBC 4,577.9
3 Societe Generale 3,295.7
4 ING 3,264.3
5 Credit Agricole 3,220.3
6 Santander 3,209.3
7 Morgan Stanley 2,687.5
8 BNP Paribas 2,665.9
9 Mizuho 2,450.8
10 ICBC 2,313.5

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