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2018-04-06

The influx of Rohinda refugees to Bangladesh is one of the largest and fastest-growing refugee crises in decades. Approximately 671, 000 Rohinda refugees have fled targeted violance and serious human rights violations in Myanmar since August 2017. Infrastructure, health and water services are under massive pressure; as is the local environment and its natural resources….

2018-03-20

We are pleased to announce the launch of an empirical study of the relationship between Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) and financial characteristics in private infrastructure investments. Promoted by the LTIIA, this study, will be based on data from GRESB Infrastructure and EDHEC Infrastructure Institute. The study is also part of the EDHEC/LTIIA research chair in…

2018-01-23

ELTI Association published a report on “Boosting Investment in Social Infrastructure in Europe”. This report presents the main findings of the High-Level Task-Force on Investing in Social Infrastructure (HLTF). Today the publication was announced at a dedicated event in Brussels to a large audience of stakeholders representing investors, governments and the social sector. Vice-President Jyrki…

2017-12-12

In the December issue of Financial World, the journal of The London Institute of Banking & Finance, Peter Morris, associate fellow of the Said Business School at Oxford Univeristy, examines how UK infrastructure assets are managed and funded as their appeal grows among investors and pension groups. In this article, Peter Morris adresses four issues…

2017-11-28

LTIIA Member Norton Rose Fulbright launched a global campaign on Future Ready: Sustainable Cities. Rapid urbanisation and population growth are putting huge demands on urban infrastructure and resource needs. Managing that growth sustainably is one of the most significant issues of our generation. Global trends of urbanisation, digitisation and sustainability affect both companies and individuals….

2017-11-14

Camille André, LTIIA Operations Manager, contributed to several events during the COP23 programme in Bonn including OECD event at the UN Climate negotations: Blended Finance for Climate Action – Mobilising Private Investment in Developing Countries CCFLA event focused on Urban and Subnational Project Preparation Together with our members European Investment Bank, Global Infrastructure Basel and CCFLA,…

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…