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Javid urges joined-up council building

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has called on local authorities to develop a more coherent approach to infrastructure building that will help deliver new homes.Read more

In Depth

New Train Set

1 November 2017 - The Hansford Review sought to put ‘contestability’ at the heart of Network Rail’s future. Paul Jarvis finds out what that means for private finance opportunities in the sector Read more...

Private Care

1 November 2017 - Investors across the globe are becoming increasingly interested in the social and environmental impacts of their investments. Marina Formoso looks at why this could be good news for the PPP market Read more...

The Test Series: The Debt Investors

1 November 2017 - In the final instalment of The Test Series, we bring together a group of debt investors to give their views on the global PPP market. Read more...

Over Cooked?

1 October 2017 - As the European Investment Bank revs up for the second wave of its investment programme, Marina Formoso takes a look at how the first round has affected the PPP market – and what lessons are to be learned Read more...

Emergency Brake

1 October 2017 - An initial pipeline of five hospitals in New South Wales has been whittled down to just one. Should the industry be concerned and is this the symptom of a wider trend in Australia, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

The Test Series: The Investors

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

Latest News

Adonis calls for cities strategy

21 November 2017 - Lord Adonis, chair of the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has urged the government to develop a “clear strategy” for investment in cities.Read more...

Haringey housing head to quit

21 November 2017 - The councillor in charge of Haringey Council’s housing policy – which includes the controversial regeneration vehicle – will not seek re-election next year.Read more...

FRC to investigate Mitie’s financial statements

21 November 2017 - The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is to investigate members involved in the preparation of financial statements for facilities management firm Mitie.Read more...

SFT eyes housing

20 November 2017 - The Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) has highlighted housing a key part of economic infrastructure and has urged the public and private sectors to do more to deliver new homes across the country.Read more...

Labour will ‘do deals’ to bring back PFIs

20 November 2017 - Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has fleshed out some of his plans to bring PFI contracts back in-house.Read more...

London housing scheme launched

20 November 2017 - A council in London has issued a contract notice for a multi-lot housing scheme.Read more...

WSP adds healthcare adviser

20 November 2017 - Engineering firm WSP has appointed a new head of its healthcare advisory services business.Read more...

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Action not words

UK ministers need to recognise that simply stating the problem and the needs is not the same as developing effective policies to deliver new homes

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