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Investors look to project finance

08 October 2012

Despite the recent slowdown in the project finance market, SocGen CIB says institutional investors are looking to get involved in this niche asset class. Stephanie Baxter reports

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Institutional investors are showing increasing interest in project finance as they look for long-term investment grade assets, according to Matthew Vickerstaff, global head of structured finance and global head of infrastructure and asset-backed finance at Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking (CIB).

Speaking at a press briefing, Vickerstaff said his team are having discussions with several investors over opportunities in project...