Magazine Features


Alternatives allocations keep on rising

One of the star turns at the Berlin Air Show (ILA) in April was […]


Lessors fill the gap as banks struggle to close PDP financings

The shift in pre-delivery payment (PDP) financing from banks to operating lessors […]


Big moves in India airport sector

There have been a number of big moves among major players in […]


Arrangers ramp up JOL and Jolco markets

Alongside the Japanese operating lease with call option (Jolco) product, sold mainly to small and […]


Investors turn their gaze towards freighters

The booming Chinese economy has underpinned the global air cargo market in recent years, so […]



Ironside to advise on Hobart sale

Posted  April 29, 2019  by  Jim Smith

Ironstone Capital has emerged as advisor to superannuation fund Tasplan over the […]

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Resuscitating Jet Airways:~ Waiting for Godot?

Posted  May 18, 2019  by  Jim Smith

UAE-based Etihad Airways lodged a non-binding and the only formal bid for a minority stake […]

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Carlyle names aviation co-head

Posted  January 14, 2019  by  Jim Smith

Carlyle Aviation Partners, a recently acquired unit of alternative asset manager Carlyle […]

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Arriva bids are lower than expected

Posted  April 29, 2019  by  Jim Smith

Potential buyers for Deutsche Bahn’s UK-based unit DB Arriva have not met […]

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Financial close for UK road project

Posted  December 17, 2014  by  Jim Smith

The GBP725 million (USD1.14 billion) project financing for the A90 Aberdeen Western […]

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Belships secures loan facility

Posted  March 15, 2019  by  Jim Smith

Drybulk operator Belships Group has secured a $140 million loan facility. The […]

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GTF 2018 Annual Awards & Gala Dinner

The GTF 2018 Annual Awards & Gala Dinner will take place on 22 January 2019 at the historic Merchant Taylors Hall, 30 Threadneedle Street, London EC2R 8JB.

Please contact Jim Smith to nominate your best transport finance deals of 2018 and to book a table at the black-tie event.

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