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07 May 2021
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Transport

Proximo Weekly: D4 and after

Meridiam and Vinci have set the benchmark for future Czech roads PPP financings – and it’s a high one.

06 May 2021
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MFI/DFI, Regulation

The EU gears up for development finance framework

The EU is currently considering a financial framework for European multilateral and bilateral development banks – under the EFAD umbrella. But, as Paul Mudde, consultant...

30 April 2021

Proximo Weekly: Rethinking the partnership in PPP

Post-Covid infrastructure stimulus plans are stacked high on civil service desks around the globe. But do both public and private sector need to change the way they look...

30 April 2021
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Certified green, ESG-tied debt, Mining

Mining: A different shade of green

The mining sector is becoming a new frontier for green finance, as lenders take a greater interest in ESG issues. While green finance in mining has the potential to...

23 April 2021
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PPP/P3, Social infrastructure

Proximo Weekly: Laying the foundations for GCC PPP

For the first time, PPP in the GCC looks set to take off in a meaningful way. But international project banks are surprisingly absent from the list of lenders to the...

21 April 2021
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Mining, Renewables

The future's green, the future's Latin?

With net zero and energy transition given renewed vigour on the global political stage, Latin America is witnessing a surge of interest in green hydrogen/ammonia...

14 April 2021
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ECA, ESG-tied debt

Proximo Weekly: Hot air on a G string?

Given the difficulty of structuring major infrastructure investments in certain markets - lack of international standards of transparency and regulation - can and will...

13 April 2021
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Certified green, ESG-tied debt, MFI/DFI

Defining and scaling best practice in blended finance

Webinar: 22 April 2021, 3pm UK/10am NY. What role can - and should - blended finance have in financings for big-ticket sustainable and impact infrastructure.

09 April 2021
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Power, Renewables

Proximo Weekly: Uzbekistan powers up

Uzbekistan looks set to deliver some significant CCGT and renewables financings over the next 12 months, and a strong project pipeline for beyond the end of the year....

09 April 2021
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Oil & gas

Solaris Midstream: A sustainable sideline to fracking?

Solaris Midstream's recent high-yield sustainability-linked bond issue – a deal with pricing linked to upping Solaris’ output of recycled water for fracking – provided a...

01 April 2021
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Infra funds, MFI/DFI, Renewables

Proximo Weekly: Where's the impact?

The pace of development of emerging markets mini-grid projects is picking up, and for good reason - the project fundamentals make sense. But the largely DFI-backed sector...

31 March 2021
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Certified green, Covid-19, ECA, ESG-tied debt, Infra funds, MFI/DFI, PPP/P3, Regulation, Energy, Industry/manufacturing, Market moves, Mining, Oil & gas, Petrochemicals, Power, Renewables, Social infrastructure, Telecoms & communications, Transport

Proximo Awards - The Americas Winners

In a 2020 that defied all gestures at normality, the market did not stand still. In fact, last year's Proximo Award winners kept climbing, and each one set a sector or...

30 March 2021

2020 Full Year Project Finance Data and Demo

Watch on-demand: We'll take a look at what happened to volumes and transactions in 2020, the impact of COVID-19, ranking the most active banks, sponsors and advisers, and...

26 March 2021
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Renewables

Proximo Weekly: Don’t leave hydrogen to market forces

The list of planned hydrogen projects in the global pipeline is ballooning daily. But where’s the level of support from governments – regulatory and financial – that will...

25 March 2021
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Power, Renewables, Social infrastructure, Transport

What cost Brexit?

Brexit has been largely overshadowed by pandemic economic angst in the UK infrastructure sector. The additional bureaucracy will mean additional cost, but quantifying how...

19 March 2021
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Power

Proximo Weekly: Once upon a time in the West

The Texas blackouts proved the R in ERCOT (The Electric Reliability Council of Texas) is a misnomer. What did ERCOT get wrong and can it be put right?

19 March 2021
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Telecoms & communications

UK FTTH: Rocks and roll-out

As the UK’s fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) coverage expands, the government and regulators remain wholly intent on allowing a competitive, market-driven approach to dominate....

12 March 2021
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Infra funds, Power, Renewables

Proximo Weekly: Are project CLOs finally going to take off?

Starwood’s project finance CLO debut has upped speculation again that the market could become more than a transaction every couple of years. In the US that might prove...

08 March 2021
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ECA, Oil & gas

Assiut expansion: Egypt’s bank-to-bank benchmark

Egypt’s $2.8 billion Assiut oil refinery expansion project is due to close an ECA-backed loan this year after pandemic-related delays to the deal. The project sponsor has...

05 March 2021
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Regulation

Proximo Weekly: Size matters

The UK budget had a few more details on the new UK Infrastructure Bank. Given its size, can it provide the level of support and stimulus needed to pull in the amount of...