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S&P Global Ratings’ promising outlook for the utilities and telecommunications sectors is covered by specialist press

In two recently-published reports, S&P Global Ratings has deemed the outlook for borrowers in both the utilities and telecommunications sectors to be largely stable. The report, “Industry Top Trends 2017: Utilities”, identifies the unsettled state of the world economy, political instability and uncertain capital flows as emerging industry concerns, but S&P believes that the sector …

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S&P Global Ratings’ Karim Nassif discusses the GCC’s infrastructure outlook in Infrastructure Intelligence

A recent trend of fiscal reform throughout the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region has had implications for the infrastructure sector – and in some fields more than others. S&P Global Ratings’ Karim Nassif explains to Infrastructure Intelligence that low oil prices are encouraging governments to implement higher taxes and lower subsidies for the oil and …

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Hawaiki cable selects Natixis to close its financing

Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP, the New Zealand owner and developer of Hawaiki submarine cable system, has appointed French bank Natixis as Exclusive Equity Advisor for the project. This move cements Natixis position as a leading global player in the telecom infrastructure sector, combining financial advising expertise and debt structuring capabilities. Natixis will assist Hawaiki Submarine …

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