Labour: We’ll bring existing PFIs in-house

A Labour government would look to bring existing PFI contracts back in-house, shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has said.Read more

In Depth

Let’s Go Round Again?

1 September 2017 - New PF2 projects are finally emerging and the Treasury is said to be fully behind the model. But is the market interested, and is there a lack of control at the heart of government, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

The C Word

1 September 2017 - Cladding has been eyed with suspicion on every tower block in the country since the Grenfell fire. It’s far from a simple problem, and plenty of PFI projects will be affected, warns Paul Jarvis Read more...


1 September 2017 - Turning rhetoric into reality remains the hardest thing for many African authorities, but getting the private sector to do it for them is also strewn with challenges, reports Paul Jarvis Read more...

The Test Series: The Financial Advisers

1 September 2017 - We bring together a group of financial advisers to give their views on the global PPP market. Read more...

Minority Report

1 July 2017 - If only Theresa May had had some foreknowledge of the election outcome, things would have been quite different. What now for infrastructure under minority rule? Read more...

New Dawn

1 July 2017 - France’s new president has insisted he is from neither the left nor the right. So what will his infrastructure policy look like, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

Latest News

Amey adds Carillion director

25 September 2017 - Contractor Amey has appointed a former director at Carillion to its highways executive team.Read more...

Moody’s downgrades UK

25 September 2017 - Brexit and weakening public finances take their tollRead more...

Progress continues on Manchester Waste

25 September 2017 - Pennon Group, parent company of waste specialist Viridor, has given an update on the talks with the Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority over the planned ending of the PFI contract.Read more...

Private finance ‘vital’ for post-Brexit Britain

25 September 2017 - The UK government should make the most of private financing in infrastructure amid low public spending and ongoing Brexit negotiations, a report has warned.Read more...

Squires adds PPP expert

25 September 2017 - Law firm Squire Patton Boggs has hired a PPP expert as a partner in its real estate practice.Read more...

New rail head for Addleshaws

22 September 2017 - Law firm Addleshaw Goddard is expanding its London-based banking practice by appointing a rail and asset finance specialist.Read more...

Bam adds Scotland director

22 September 2017 - Contractor Bam has appointed a director in its Scotland office who will be responsible for managing the firm’s Hubco relationships.Read more...


Winds of Change

Two elections on different sides of the world showed a striking resemblance in the way people voted

Delegates at Financing African Infrastructure give their views on the market - and what they learnt at the event

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
3 August 2017 UK: Loughborough University student accommodation Preferred Bidder £43.70m
30 June 2017 UK: University of York Heslington East Campus Phase 1 Advertised
2 June 2017 UK: University of Essex accommodation Project Signed £67.50m
26 May 2017 UK: University of Hull student accommodation Project Signed 155.00m
12 April 2017 UK: University of Manchester Fallowfield Student Residences No Longer PPP £75.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
11 July 2017 UK: Llanelli Wellness and Life Science Village Advertised £250.00m
10 July 2017 UK: Stanmore NHS accommodation blocks In Planning
13 April 2017 UK: Dorset NHS SEP Shortlist £50.00m
12 April 2017 UK: Oxleas NHS Trust Strategic Estates Partnership Preferred Bidder
30 March 2017 UK: NHS Orkney hospital project Project Signed £64.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
4 August 2017 UK: Birmingham Smithfield regeneration scheme Advertised £1.00bn
2 August 2017 UK: Wirral regeneration JV Advertised £1.00bn
2 August 2017 UK: Northamptonshire Managing Agent Strategic Joint Venture Advertised £750.00m
1 August 2017 UK: Barnsley Courthouse Car Park Advertised £25.00m
31 July 2017 UK: Southwark Regeneration in Partnership Programme Advertised
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
7 June 2017 UK: Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust parking PPP Advertised
14 March 2017 UK: Silvertown Tunnel PPP Shortlist
27 April 2016 UK: Bristol car park PPP Advertised
12 December 2014 UK: Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route Project Signed £745.00m
30 September 2014 UK: Mersey Gateway Crossing Project Project Signed £450.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
27 June 2017 UK: Devon waste transfer facility Advertised £50.00m
7 April 2017 UK: Warwickshire waste management project In Planning
25 January 2017 UK: Cayman Islands Integrated Solid Waste Management System (ISWMS) Advertised $538.00m
16 December 2016 UK: Wheelabrator Parc Adfer plant PPP Project Signed £180.00m
3 August 2016 Leicestershire Waste In Planning