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Ottawa eyes more private cash in infrastructure push

March 12, 2017 The federal government is ramping up plans to attract private-sector money to major infrastructure development while tightening the funding that new municipal projects are eligible for. After pledging to spend more than $180-billion on infrastructure building and refurbishment through new and existing programs, Ottawa revealed an update to its investment targets in the 2017 budget on Wednesday.…
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Asian infrastructure gap rises to US$26tn

March 17, 2017 By: Finbarr Bermingham (Global Trade Review) Developing Asia needs US$26tn investment in its infrastructure by 2030 to maintain its growth momentum and respond to climate change. New data from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) says that the investment needs to be spread amongst power (US$14.7tn), transport (US$8.4tn), telecoms (US$2.3tn), and water and sanitation (US$800bn). On an annual…
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Why your pension savings belong in a power plant

March 17, 2017 By: Bernard Sheahan (Financial Times) Your retirement savings are likely doing, and earning, very little in today's low interest rate environment. With stock markets volatile and bonds still yielding little, pension managers have limited options to ensure reliable returns without controlled risks. The result is that trillions of dollars of investable capital in retirement funds are in…
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