Toyo Thai has appointed SMBC as financial adviser for its proposed $2.5 billion 1,280MW coal-fired independent power plant (IPP) in Myanmar’s Mon state
The financial close of the North Islands Hospitals project in Canada marks the first ever green bond issue for a Canadian social infrastructure PPP project
The developers of natural gas liquefaction projects want to lessen their dependence on debt from export credit agencies. Will this free them to work with different offtakers?
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Global economic conditions have improved, and global infrastructure investment rose, in 2013. But at the same time PPP investment declined, particularly for new-build projects with high construction costs. As a result, the global PPP market is now in its third year of decline, and the number of project financings to close in the market continues to fall.
Mexican energy and infrastructure investment is picking up again. Oil and gas is taking over from transport as the country’s most promising sector. By Manjot Gobindpuri.
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Turkey has a history of stable economic growth and political stability and is an active infrastructure finance market. Against the background of low global interest rates, reduced public spending, and volatile stock markets, Turkey pushed forward with infrastructure programmes in energy, transport and other sectors supported by targeted political focus that helped boost investments.
Project Finance League Tables, 2013 Full Year
|Rank||Company||Total US$ m||Transactions||Market Share (%)|
|1||Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group||8,340.28||80||6.07|
|2||Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group||7,759.33||78||5.65|
|3||Mizuho Financial Group||4,364.43||45||3.18|
|4||Commonwealth Bank of Australia||4,147.77||29||3.02|
|7||National Australia Bank||3,558.65||29||2.59|
|9||Credit Agricole Group||3,318.04||51||2.42|
|TOTALS:||US$ 46,078.41 m||443||34 %|