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  1. June 3, 2012

    Pensions funds back out of infrastructure

    Pension funds globally are pulling back back from infrastructure investments in a worrying trend for cash-strapped western...

  2. January 21, 2011

    This year’s ‘sure thing’ is building castles, roads and bridges in the air

    Every year, investors are usually offered a “sure thing” that isn’t. And this year, I would be wary of a lot of income-based...

  1. November 4, 2010

    HSBC sells train leasing unit for £2.1bn

    Javelin speed: Eversholt owns a range of fleets including the Japanese-style bullet trains that provide commuter services...

  2. June 13, 2010

    Movers & Shakers: June 14

    ● Terence Lim, a former Goldmans alumnus, has returned to Goldman Sachs Asset Management as co-chief executive of GSAM in...

  3. April 15, 2010

    Bidders line up for HSBC train leasing arm

    HSBC is today expecting a flurry of bids for its train leasing business, which owns about a third of the UK's rail rolling...

  4. April 14, 2010

    Bidders line up for HSBC train leasing arm

    HSBC is on Thursday expecting a flurry of bids for its train leasing business, which owns about a third of the UK’s rail...

  5. March 6, 2010

    Forth Ports battle looms as it rejects bid

    A tussle is looming over the future of the UK’s last independently-listed port operator after a consortium said its two...

  6. March 6, 2010

    Forth Ports battle looms as it rejects offer

    A tussle is looming over the future of the UK's last independently-listed port operator after a consortium said its two...

  7. November 10, 2009

    NRG in offshore wind group deal

    NRG Energy, the US power generator, said yesterday it had acquired Bluewater Wind, an offshore wind development business,...

  8. November 10, 2009

    NRG in offshore wind group deal

    NRG Energy, the US power generator, said yesterday it had acquired Bluewater Wind, an offshore wind development business,...

  9. October 18, 2009

    Australia needs less financial engineering

    Infrastructure has been a popular sector for Australian investors as the country’s economy has developed rapidly, but the...

  10. September 30, 2009

    Australian executives braced for pay curbs

    Australian executives are braced for a crackdown on pay under proposals that will give greater power to company shareholders...

  11. September 23, 2009

    Lessors take evasive action in difficult market

    The global aircraft-leasing business is facing upheaval as the industry struggles to cope with a lack of funding and an...

  12. September 14, 2009

    ST Telemedia agrees to buy Eircom

    ST Telemedia, the Singapore state-owned telecoms group, is poised to make its first acquisition outside Asia after agreeing...

  13. July 29, 2009

    Macquarie Group

    Conservatism comes to us all. Macquarie Group, which pioneered the model of buying infrastructure assets with high leverage,...

  14. July 28, 2009

    Centro property values fall by $2.1bn

    Centro Properties, the debt-laden shopping centres group, said the value of its managed property portfolios dropped by...

  15. July 15, 2009

    RSA shifts its pension exposure

    RSA has cut sharply its exposure to former employees already drawing on their pensions by offloading the risks related to...

  16. July 14, 2009

    RSA shifts its pension exposure

    RSA has cut sharply its exposure to former employees already drawing on their pensions by offloading the risks related to...

  17. July 7, 2009

    Strong second half boosts Ashley House

    A strong second-half performance from Ashley House, which manages the construction of medical centres and doctors'...

  18. July 6, 2009

    Babcock deal spurs Ashley House recovery

    A strong second half performance from Ashley House, which manages the construction of medical centres and doctors’ surgeries...

  19. June 23, 2009

    ST Telemedia eyes Eircom bid

    ST Telemedia yesterday said it was considering a bid for Eircom, the Irish telecoms group, in what would be its first...

  20. May 28, 2009

    Talks on disposal of 57% stake in Eircom

    Eircom Holdings, formerly Babcock & Brown Capital (BCM), a listed Australian investment fund, has started detailed...

  21. May 28, 2009

    Talks on disposal of 57% stake in Eircom

    Eircom Holdings, formerly Babcock & Brown Capital (BCM), a listed Australian investment fund, has started detailed...

  22. May 24, 2009

    Australia stamps its mark on M&A leagues

    Australia lacks a financial capital to rival New York, London or Tokyo but the country’s ranking as one of the world’s most...

  23. May 19, 2009

    Great Southern calls in administrators as debts spiral

    Great Southern, Australia's largest listed managed investment scheme manager, has collapsed into bankruptcy with debts of...

  24. May 18, 2009

    Australia’s Great Southern declares bankruptcy

    Great Southern, Australia’s largest listed managed investment scheme manager, has collapsed into bankruptcy with debts of...

  25. FT Alphaville

    May 14, 2009

    Shareholder activism - a challenge

    At Fortis, the Belgians threw shoes and sang the Marseillaise. At ArcelorMittal the French stormed the building and threw...

  26. May 8, 2009

    Share Watch: Builder of surgeries back in good health

    Ashley House, which manages the construction of medical centres and doctors’ surgeries for the NHS, was delighted to boast...

  27. May 7, 2009

    3i fund shows interest in EDF unit

    The new head of 3i Infrastructure on Thursday signalled her interest in a potential bid for the UK-regulated electricity...

  28. May 7, 2009

    Bad debts weigh on Australia's big four

    Australia's four big banks recorded a near trebling in bad debts expenses to a 16-year high of A$6.5bn ($4.8bn), according...

  29. May 6, 2009

    Bad debts weigh on Australia’s big banks

    Australia’s four big banks recorded a near trebling in bad debts expenses to a 16-year high of A$6.5bn ($4.8bn), according...

  30. May 1, 2009

    Vaccine trial boosts Lipoxen

    Lipoxen surged 210 per cent to 21¾p after the biopharma company released preclinical trial data showing a vaccine it is...

  31. April 17, 2009

    Eircom turns down Australian bid

    The board of Eircom has rejected a takeover bid for its parent company from a group of Australian executives who took the...

  32. April 17, 2009

    David Stevenson: Odds and sods

    Quite a few of you have been writing to me to find out some more information about the odds and sods funds I wrote about...

  33. April 16, 2009

    Ashley House to raise over £2m

    Ashley House, the Aim-listed builder of health centres and GP surgeries, plans to raise more than £2m through a share...

  34. April 6, 2009

    Invista set to buy B&B Asia arm

    Invista Real Estate, the UK's largest listed property fund manager, is poised to buy the Asian property business of Babcock...

  35. April 5, 2009

    Invista set to buy B&B Asia arm

    Invista Real Estate, the UK’s largest listed property fund manager, is poised to buy the Asian property business of Babcock...

  36. April 2, 2009

    Tram a lang

    The position of chief executive of Edinburgh's controversial trams project has come along at just the right time for...

  37. FT Alphaville

    March 30, 2009

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Monday, - Dana Petroleum sees profits up 34%, bank debt fully repaid – statement. - Concateno in...

  38. March 17, 2009

    Property writedowns force Forth into the red

    Port profits at Forth Ports, the Edinburgh-based group, reached a record level in 2008, but the company reported overall...

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