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2018-11-12

The EDHEC Infrastructure Institute, as part of its work to build performance benchmarks for investors in private infrastructure debt and equity, has released the Global Infrastructure Company Classification Standard (GICCS®). Private infrastructure investment is developing rapidly as a global asset class. This evolution requires a clear and robust classification of the individual infrastructure companies that…

2018-10-11

LTIIA welcomes the B20’s Policy Recommendations to the G20, as part of its engagement within the B20 Task force on Financing Growth and Infrastructure. The B20 Communiqué was handed over to Argentine President and G20 President at the B20 Summit on October 5th. LTIIA is proud to have taken an active role in discussing the recommendation “Boosting…

The G20 EPG on Global Financial Governance was formally established by the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in April 2017. Its mandate was to recommend reforms to the global financial architecture and governance of the system of international financial institutions so as to promote economic stability and sustainable growth globally; and to discuss…

2018-09-20

GTIS Partners is a leading real assets investment firm in the Americas. An LTIIA member since September 2018, GTIS is now evolving  from its Real estate basis into  Infrastructure to pursue the investment opportunities in Brazil  in: Energy Generation and Transmission with a focus on renewable energy, and Technology Infrastructure Assets Both segments benefit from…

In Paris, LTIIA organized on Oct 2nd a presentation for several of its members with Gerd Schwarz, Deputy Director, Fiscal Affairs Department at the International Monetary Fund. Mr Schwarz presented “Infrastructure Governance: From Aspiration to Action“, a recent IMF Board Paper from June 2018. Strong infrastructure governance is critical for public investment to spur economic growth….

2018-09-19

Following LTIIA’s contribution to the B20 Task Force on Financing Growth and Infrastructure, we are pleased to share with you the final Policy Paper of the Financing Growth and Infrastructure task force. This paper, designed as a set of recommendations from the business community to the G20 leaders, acknowledges LTIIA inputs in relation to benchmarking…

2018-09-04

The Board of the Long Term Infrastructure Investors Association has appointed Mr. François Bergère the new Executive Director. Mr. Bergère joins LTIIA from the World Bank where he has been the Program Manager for the Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility (PPIAF) since 2014. His prior experience includes senior roles with the French Ministry of Finance, where…

2018-05-11

S&P Global, LTIIA member, published a research on 25 Years of Rated Infrastructure Corporates and Project Finance. The rated global infrastructure sector has grown substantially over the years, while maintaining a lower risk profile than the overall nonfinancial corporate sector. By most measures, infrastructure credits rated by S&P Global Ratings have shown lower default rates,…

2018-05-07

IJ Global, member of LTIIA Action Circle, has recently launched IJInvestor, a funds and investors product offering exclusive news coverage of those players in the infrastructure and energy sectors globally, as well as a database including more than 1,400 funds. IJ Global published its first funds and investors report which focused on infrastructure fund and…

2018-04-27

Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI), a member of LTIIA Action Circle, published a paper which clarifies key concepts of responsible investment in private infrastructure equity and debt, and how the six Principles for Responsible Investment apply to infrastructure. It focuses on Principles One and Two. Responsible investment is about systematically identifying, assessing, pricing, managing and…