Infrastructure

Ferrovial won't see customer contract details in Transfield data room

Transfield had previous approaches, saw full due diligence as a distraction from business turnaround.

AMP Capital launches Global Infrastructure Fund

Fund manager targets $2bn in funds to buy more infrastructure assets.

Fletcher eyes FY15 earnings up to $NZ690m

NZ Infrastructure giant expects strong growth in the second half FY15, sluggish first half.

Toll to shop for takeovers

Toll board keen for company to buy growth in the form of an acquisition.

Infrastructure key to growth: McCann

Macquarie chairman warns govt that business is waiting on infrastructure to 'pick up the slack'.

IFM lifts profits but wary on assets

Major infrastructure fund manager takes cautious approach, but expects to continue buying assets.

Macquarie JV acquires UK airports

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Macquarie teams with Spain's Ferrovial to buy three more British hubs for almost $2bn.

Infrastructure hub to boost economy

David Thodey says plan to fun­nel trillions of dollars into infrastructure will aid economic recovery.

WA asset sale sees 'unprecedented' interest

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Barnett says 'extremely positive response' encouraging of competitive bidding.

Mitsubishi on prowl in Australia

Japanese firm reveals it is on the hunt to join and finance infrastructure projects in Australia.

Give power back to the people

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Politicians and power suppliers need to shake-up energy markets to let consumer choice once more drive the electricity business.

Hastings consortium in $3.7bn British rail deal

Westpac fund teams up with infrastructure investors from Canada, Germany and France.

Snowy 'better off in private hands': Sims

ACCC head to argue privatising Snowy Hydro scheme would help it compete with “big three” energy players.

Transurban lifts Sept qtr revenue

Toll road operator lifts statutory toll revenue by 63.9% on strong performance of Sydney network.

Transurban has ‘no plans’ for raising

Toll road operator won't raise cash despite earning a 'negative watch' from ratings agency S&P.

Melbourne Airport to raise $500m in euro bond issue

Group to use funds for capital expenditure, debt refinancing.

The IMF switches sides on infrastructure spending

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The fund argues that the time is right for an infrastructure push to spur flagging growth.

No infrastructure 'hit list': Barnett

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WA Premier says govt has no plans to curtail infrastructure projects in debt reduction plan.

Qld election shapes up as poll on asset leases

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Liberal National Party votes unanimously for $80bn debt reduction plan as Nicholls insists on strict conditions.

Thodey urges G20 on infrastructure

Telstra's chief executive is chasing support for a new global ­infrastructure institution.

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