Industry Archives: Infrastructure


$400m Joint Investment betweenRussian Direct Investment Fund and Turkey’s Renaissance Holding

Joint investments in the healthcare and infrastructure sectors, using public private partnership (PPP) models, transport and commercial real estate projects, the construction of new shopping centres in projects across Russia’s regions – big step toward a bilateral trade goal of $100 billion a year.
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African 4G LTE Telecom Infrastructure Project

The Company will be the first to launch a multi-nation 4G LTE technology and hence become a highly distinguished and recognized industry leader in the telecommunications & technology industry in three African countries where such a telecom infrastructure is not available. The overall business model of the Company effectively creates a full service telecom business, with mobile finance and payments solution platform, providing excellent cross selling/up-selling marketing synergy opportunities.

Key People:
The Company is currently being managed by four founding partners at the implementation stage, together with over 50 years combined experience in telecom, technology, finance and banking. Seasoned executives and independent directors will be hired to manage the Company and act as board members.

The Offering:
The Company has formulated this $450mn offering of Cumulative Convertible Preferred Shares at 6% dividend and a 20% aggregate participation of net income.

Financial Objectives:

  • To achieve a minimum 20% increase in net profit each year for the next five years.
  • To achieve a minimum 30% return on capital invested in the Year One.
  • Net asset value growth of minimum $100mn in Year One to over $1.5 billion in year Five.

Projected Financials:
Pre-Launch: Revenues $0 Net Profit -$30mn
Year 1: Revenues $790mn Net Profit $200mn
Year 2: Revenues $1.6bn Net Profit $400mn
Year 3: Revenues $2.3bn Net Profit $600mn
Year 4: Revenues $3.1bn Net Profit $840mn

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Waste Italia in talks to sell to China’s Sound Global

MILAN, Nov 7 (Reuters) – Italian waste management operator Waste Italia is in talks to sell the company to China’s Sound Global, the main shareholder of Waste Italia said on Thursday. Continue Reading →

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Fortum launches 1.5-2 bln euro sale of Finland grid -sources

STOCKHOLM/LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters)
State-controlled Finnish utility Fortum has launched a sale of its power grid in Finland, which could fetch around 1.5 billion to 2 billion euros ($2.67 billion) Continue Reading →

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Tenaga Nasional seeks 1 bln euro loan for Bord Gais bid

Reuters 16 August 2013
Malaysian state-owned utility Tenaga Nasional Bhd is seeking 1 billion euros ($1.33 billion) in financing to back a bid for Ireland’s Bord Gais Energy Continue Reading →

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Gazprom Buys MOEK Energy Company for $3Bln

The Moscow Times
A subsidiary of Gazprom has won a tender to buy the Moscow United Energy Company, or MOEK, according to auction results announced Tuesday Continue Reading →

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Chubu Electric to buy Tokyo power supplier

Chubu Electric Power Co Inc will take control of a Tokyo-based electricity supplier, sources said on Wednesday, giving the utility an entry into the territory of Tokyo Electric Power Co Continue Reading →

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Beijing Enterprises to Buy China Gas Stake From Parent

Beijing Enterprises Holdings Ltd. said it will pay HK$8.22 billion ($1.1 billion) to its state-owned parent for a stake in China Gas Holdings Ltd., a supplier of natural gas to 184 Chinese cities. Continue Reading →

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MegaFon announces over $200 million investment for 2014 Sochi Olympics

East-West Digital News
MegaFon, a leading Russian mobile operator, has announced a $130 million commitment to building and upgrading the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics’ telecommunications infrastructure. Continue Reading →

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Blackstone, Temasek eye stake in India’s Shriram Ventures

MUMBAI, June 21 (Reuters) – U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP and Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings are in separate talks to invest about $200 million in India’s Shriram Ventures Continue Reading →

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