The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) has joined Mitsubishi Corp. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in acquiring a stake in Middle Eastern water treatment firm Metito.
North Asia | 08 Jul 2014 |
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has agreed to invest INR20 billion ($322 million) in L&T Infrastructure Development Projects, a subsidiary of India’s largest engineering and construction company, Larsen & Toubro.
Infrastructure | 24 Jun 2014 |
Japan’s response to the Fukushima nuclear crisis has been to draw up plans for the world’s biggest alternative energy market. Foreign investors see solar power as the surest route to sustainable returns
Cleantech | 18 Jun 2014 |
GE Energy Financial Services (GEEFS), the energy-focused investment unit of General Electric, has committed $24 million to India's largest solar power project operated by Welspun Renewables Energy.
South Asia | 28 Apr 2014 |
China will open up 80 infrastructure projects for private capital, allowing financial investors to play a greater role in what remains a largely state-controlled sector.
Greater China | 25 Apr 2014 |
The Carlyle Group is expected to face competition for Transpacific Industries Group's New Zealand waste management unit from a competing bid from a local consortium involving two Maori tribes.
Infrastructure | 28 Feb 2014 |
Fortress Investment Group is said to be targeting JPY200 billion ($1.9 billion) for a new Japan-focused infrastructure fund.
North Asia | 02 Jan 2014 |
US private equity firm Lone Star has seen its winning bid for Japan rail operator Osaka Prefectural Urban Development (OPUD) blocked by the Osaka prefectural government.
North Asia | 17 Dec 2013 |
Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia (MSPEA) is supporting a management buyout of Sino Gas International Holdings that values the US-listed Chinese gas distributor at approximately $15.9 million. This would be the third investment from the PE firm's fourth...
Infrastructure | 10 Dec 2013 |
UK-based Sustainable Development Capital LLP (SDCL) has teamed up with with Hong Kong private equity infrastructure firm First Eastern Investment Group to launch a $200 million fund that will invest in energy efficiency projects in the UK and China.
Greater China | 04 Dec 2013 |
AMP Capital will acquire a 100% interest in a portfolio of school buildings in Melbourne from Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). The purchase is being made via the AMP Capital Community Infrastructure Fund, which invests in public-private partnership-style...
Infrastructure | 29 Nov 2013 |
The Blackstone Group and The Carlyle Group are said to be among suitors for Transpacific Industries Group's New Zealand waste management unit, with first round bids expected by December 6. Japan's Orix Corp. and New Zealand infrastructure investor Infratil...
Australasia | 28 Nov 2013 |
The floods that devastated Thailand in the second half of 2011 were the country’s worst in 50 years, with the World Bank putting the economic damages at $45.7 billion. Bangkok came under threat in mid-October with outer areas most severely hit. The...
Exits | 20 Nov 2013 |
CDC Group will invest up to $25 million in Green Infra, an independent renewable power producer backed by IDFC Alternatives. The GP will add another $23.89 million as part of a $125 million financing round.
South Asia | 18 Nov 2013 |
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