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07 October 2021

Montezano on BNDES: A different force for change

Gustavo Montezano, head of BNDES since 2019, was appointed to rejig the bank’s lending policies and development role. He has done so. Now he has plans for more change...

06 October 2021
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Transport

30th Street Station: Amtrak goes PPP in Philly

Amtrak’s concession for the redevelopment of Philadelphia’s iconic 30th Street Station is a first for PPP in US rail. But sponsors and lenders had to get used to real...

05 October 2021
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Telecoms and Communications

Digital infrastructure deep-dive: Proximo Podcast special

In this special podcast episode we talk all things digital infrastructure with Tom Yanagi, managing director, head of capital markets at Digital Bridge, and Quynh Tran,...

01 October 2021

Proximo Weekly: PFI handback – it could get messy

In the next decade 200-plus PFI contracts will end and the assets handed back to the state. It should be simple, but mistakes, lack of clarity and loopholes in early...

28 September 2021
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Renewables

Irish solar: No longer an oxymoron

The Irish solar sector has seen a surge in interest from international developers and lenders in the wake of the first RESS auctions in 2020 – and delivered its first...

27 September 2021
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Waste and water

Luanda Bita Water: Setting new water levels

With a promise to make a significant contribution towards UN Sustainable Development Goal 6 and climate resilience, the $1.1 billion Angolan water infrastructure project...

24 September 2021

Risk, reward and the rebound in US infrastructure finance

Conditions are starting to look promising for higher volumes across US project finance. In a roundtable sponsored by BNY Mellon, Proximo explores the new market dynamic...

24 September 2021
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Renewables

Proximo Weekly: A Chinese solar TEESSer

China's first international non-recourse financing in the solar sector - it's a big claim for a small $80 million deal. But TEESS could yet prove to be the first of many...

23 September 2021
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Renewables

Vineyard Wind: Full-scale US offshore at last

The debt package for the Vineyard Wind 1 offshore wind farm had few surprises. By demonstrating that tenors and tax capacity should not hold up financing activity it was...

23 September 2021

Societe Generale: Latin learnt

Bank of the Year 2020 for Latin America. Societe Generale has a global footprint and it had numerous successes in non-Latin markets in 2020, notably its advisory and...

17 September 2021
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Renewables

Sudair: Three’s a company?

The Sudair solar deal has all the hallmarks of a typical ACWA project financing. But a last minute change to the sponsor line-up was not as smooth as it might have been.

13 September 2021
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Social infrastructure, Waste and water

Stadium finance: After the flood

WEBINAR: 29 September 2021 at 10am NY/3pm UK. A look at how financing and revenue models for sports and entertainment facilities will change in the post-pandemic world.

10 September 2021
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Oil & gas, Power, Renewables

Proximo Weekly: An ECA-backed gauge of project demand

Proximo’s sister publication TXF has issued its H1 2021 Export Finance Report on ECA-backed volume. The results give a flavour of the impact a year of pandemic stasis...

09 September 2021
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Renewables

Landcos: Flexibility or complexity for financing renewables?

More and more renewables developers are using landcos to separate the ownership of projects and the land on which they are sited. Could the benefits to project owners...

03 September 2021
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Power

Proximo Weekly: Keeping the faith with gas in LatAm power

Two recently-announced acquisitions for gas-fired power portfolios in Brazil and Mexico highlight the continuing fragility of Latin America’s largest markets - and their...

02 September 2021
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Power, Renewables

Retiring Asia’s coal plants – Gradualism or giveaway?

The Energy Transition Mechanism – an ADB- and Prudential-led scheme to buy and retire early Asian coal capacity – is already being marketed to potential investors. But...

01 September 2021
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Social infrastructure, Transport, Waste and water

US Infrastructure: The Bill and beyond

WEBINAR: 9 September 2021 at 3pm UK/10am NY. The passage of an infrastructure bill through the US Senate has raised hopes for greater infrastructure investment. A look at...

01 September 2021
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Power

Project finance glossary with CCC Training

In association with our training partner, CCC Training, we will be launching a comprehensive, cross-sector Project Finance Glossary. This glossary will be released by...

31 August 2021
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Power, Renewables

Atlas Renewable Energy: What’s in a PPA?

Sponsor of the Year 2020 for Latin America. Sponsor fatigue with bidding into public power auctions may not have reached the same levels in Latin America as it has in...

27 August 2021
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Power, Renewables

Proximo Weekly: Hydrogen blues

The timing could not have been worse for the UK government. Just over a week after the publication of new academic research on blue hydrogen that undermines previous...