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S&P Global Ratings talks to The Treasurer about why appetite for project finance is on the up

CaptureCited in the latest edition of The Treasurer – the flagship publication of the UK’s Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) – Michael Wilkins, managing director of infrastructure finance at S&P Global Ratings, offers his insights on why we have seen interest for infrastructure assets growing across the capital markets in recent years.

In the article ‘If you build it…’(pp.24-27), Wilkins explains that while commercial, multilateral and export finance banks have traditionally accounted for the lion’s share of project finance – typically around 80% – we are now seeing more institutional investors, such as pension funds and insurers, attracted by the high yields and long-term returns the sector can offer.

Please read the full article online here.

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