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 […]


New AFIC structures on the way

Following Aircraft Finance Insurance Consortium (AFIC) deals last year for Korean Air […]


Arrangers ramp up JOL and Jolco markets

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


Investors eyeball regional jets and turboprops

Buoyant demand for aircraft assets on the part of institutional investors and […]



Albania invites bids for PPP concession

Posted  October 19, 2018  by  Jim Smith

Albania’s infrastructure ministry is inviting bids for a public-private partnership (PPP) 35-year […]

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Jet Airways in leaseback talks

Posted  October 20, 2018  by  Jim Smith

India’s financially troubled Jet Airways is in talks to raise as much […]

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Spirit Air names Haralson as CFO

Posted  October 18, 2018  by  Jim Smith

Ultra-low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines has promoted Scott M  Haralson to the position […]

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Ermewa Group closes financing

Posted  September 10, 2018  by  Jim Smith

France-based lessor Ermewa Group on 4 July completed a €170 million ($197 […]

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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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BNP Paribas closes landmark box Jolco

Posted  October 19, 2018  by  Jim Smith

BNP Paribas as sole arranger, as well as lender and fixed rate provider, […]

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GTF 2018 Annual Awards & Gala Dinner

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