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S&P Global Ratings’ Beata Sperling-Tyler discusses Heathrow’s expansion with Infrastructure Investor

After over 20 years in limbo, and much scrutiny, Prime Minister Theresa May’s government has finally approved the Heathrow airport’s expansion with the building of a third runway. The runway would be the largest privately funded infrastructure project in Europe with a cost of up to £17.6 billion. However, Beata Sperling-Tyler, credit analyst at S&P …

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Commerzbank’s new report on Sub-Saharan Africa makes its mark on the specialist press

Commerzbank has released a major new study on trade and economic prospects in Sub-Saharan Africa. The report, ‘Tackling the Headwinds after the Economic Turnaround’, shows that after a promising decade – marked by strong economic growth of around 5% per year, underpinned by booming trade in raw materials and inflows of foreign capital to infrastructure projects – …

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