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Uncertainty surrounds Herts waste plant

The second site chosen for Veolia’s Hertfordshire waste PPP project could be called-in by the Secretary of State following “a number of requests”.Read more

In Depth

Still Hungry

1 December 2017 - The market for PPP investment in the UK and Europe may be dwindling, but appetite from the private sector remains there – despite recent difficulties. Marina Formoso reports on what the industry is doing to get infrastructure built Read more...

Crowd Funding

1 December 2017 - Investors are often suspicious of multilateral development banks crowding them out. Paul Jarvis investigates why the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank might be different Read more...

The Trust Battle

1 December 2017 - Getting officials and the wider public on board with the concept of PPP is proving more and more difficult. Paul Jarvis explores how greater use of data can counter the negativity Read more...

Keeping it Local

1 December 2017 - Africa’s massive infrastructure gap is well-known. Tom Minney looks at how it might be bridged using local funds and institutional investment Read more...

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...

Latest News

GCP ‘unconcerned’ by Labour PFI threats

15 December 2017 - Investor GCP Infrastructure has brushed off the UK Labour party’s proposal to bring existing PFI contracts under government control.Read more...

Ofgem searches for new chair

15 December 2017 - Energy regulator Ofgem has announced its current chairman is to step down next year.Read more...

Morgan Sindall creates extra care JV

15 December 2017 - Morgan Sindall Investments (MSIL) has agreed a 50-50 joint venture partnership to enter into the extra care housing market.Read more...

UK ‘needs school building strategy’

14 December 2017 - The UK requires a national school building strategy to deliver the school places that the country needs over the coming years, a new report has warned.Read more...

NIC urges infra data framework

14 December 2017 - The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has called on the government to develop a “national framework for infrastructure data”.Read more...

Interserve defers covenants test date

14 December 2017 - Interserve has managed to defer the test date for compliance with loan covenants and secure a short-term financing package as discussions with lenders continue.Read more...

Scotland pledges Investment Bank cash

14 December 2017 - Budget sets out commitment to capitalise Scottish National Investment Bank; £4bn pledge for infrastructure; more cash for affordable housingRead more...

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Phil’s fillip

The Autumn Budget did offer some signs of potential, but delivery remains a big question

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