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 […]


Chinese Lessors Eye Further Acquisitions

Although the Dollar interest rate cycle has finally turned, institutional investors are […]


Investors eyeball regional jets and turboprops

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



Cerberus eyes Swissport stake

Posted  August 20, 2018  by  Jim Smith

US-based private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management is said to be in […]

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Turkish Airlines (THY) issues RFP

Posted  August 17, 2018  by  Jim Smith

Flag carrier Turkish Airlines (THY) on 16 August issued a request for […]

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Air Canada COO named as Air France-KLM CEO

Posted  August 16, 2018  by  Jim Smith

Ben Smith, a key architect in Air Canada’s turnaround and second-in-command at […]

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Greenbrier takes Rayvag stake

Posted  August 9, 2018  by  Jim Smith

US-based Greenbrier Companies has completed an agreement between Rayvag Vagon Sanayi ve […]

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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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Danaos wraps up debt refinancing

Posted  August 17, 2018  by  Jim Smith

Containership owner Danaos Corporation completed on 10 August a transaction with lenders […]

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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.

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