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2017-11-13

Commissioned by the Global Infrastructure Hub and undertaken by the LTIIA member EDHEC Infrastructure Institute-Singapore (EDHECinfra), the global study reveals investor preferences and trends in infrastructure markets. Now in its second year, the Annual Global Infrastructure Investor survey is the largest of its kind. It helps infrastructure leaders better understand how markets are changing. The survey received…

2017-10-18

A new paper examines the characteristics of the EDHEC Private Infrastructure Equity Index and finds that low-risk infrastructure has been the leading contributor to returns from the asset class in the last 10+ years in Europe; and investors that do not sufficiently diversify their private infrastructure portfolio should not expect to receive all the benefits…

The Long Term Infrastructure Investors Association released today the Second Edition of Environmental, Social and Governance Handbook for Long-Term Investors in Infrastructure. The Handbook aims to provide a concise and simple overview of the various frameworks, tools and standards that infrastructure investors are using today to invest responsibly. The release of the Handbook completes almost nine months…

2017-06-13

EDHEC Infrastructure Institute-Singapore (EDHECinfra) is releasing 384 infrastructure debt and equity indices that will change the way investors measure infrastructure investment performance and allow multi-trillion dollar increases in allocation to infrastructure globally. The academic research behind these indices has benefited from the support of NATIXIS and the Long-Term Infrastructure Investors Association since 2012. Read here about…

2017-06-01

Eugene Zhuchenko, Executive Director, LTIIA, wrote an article on investing in social infrastructure in the June 2017 edition of Institutional Investing in Infrastructure. Social infrastructure today is probably the smallest infrastructure sector as measured by the value of private financing. The sector is fundamentally interesting for institutional investors in infrastructure that are increasingly looking for “safe…

2017-05-17

Global Infrastructure Hub has established InfraCompass, the first systematic audit of infrastructure data to pinpoint which policies unlock investment, produce quality projects, and deliver useful infrastructure. InfraCompass is a new online tool to guide governments and investors across the globe on what creates the best conditions for infrastructure delivery. Identifying the risks around an infrastructure project,…

2017-05-04

Two LTIIA members have worked together to produce a green rating for Cross Sound Cable, an undersea electricity transmission facility in the US. In August 2015, Argo Infrastructure Partners placed US$120 million of private placement debt to fund a portion of the acquisition of the Cross-Sound Cable project. This undersea cable project transmits power from renewable rich…

2017-05-02

On May 2-3, 2017, B20 concluding summit under the German presidency took place in Berlin, where Chancellor Merkel on behalf of G20 leaders received the final B20 recommendations. The B20 policy recommendations paid a great attention to the infrastructure development and investment. Lack of infrastructure facilities represents one of the greatest obstacles to the economic growth and…

2017-04-28

Veteran academic and analyst Meghnad Desai and his fellow writers dissect the Trump phenomenon across a broad range of economic and social policies. They consider, too, the array of foreign policy questions to which he is having to pay attention. Eugene Zhuchenko, Executive Director, LTIIA, contributes to the Fiscal Squalls section with an article “Finding the money”. Trump’s greatest obstacle…

2017-03-02

S&P Global Ratings has established a global Infrastructure hub which gathers key analytical reports and commentaries on the evaluation of the broad array of asset types and ownership structures, as well as the financing techniques utilized to fund them. The global infrastructure hub is intended to help market participants navigate through the broad array of infrastructure…