Fri, Oct 28, 2016
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications


Tuesday, February 06, 2007
Access to the high potential infrastructure sector.

Category Infrastructure
Author Sona Blessing
The Infrax certificate tracks1:1 (excluding management fees) the performance of its underlying - the Infrax Index. Infrax is a performance index (all income from dividend and bonus payments is reinvested), structured by Berenberg Private Capital and Goldman Sachs to reflect the potential* in the global infrastructure sector.
(*2003 World Bank Study).

The Infrax Index portfolio represents the performance of the 50 largest and most liquid companies in the - energy (30%), transport (40%), water andwaste management (10%) and construction (20%) - sectors.
Download this research The many benefits of an A SQUARE subscription Recommend to a friend

<< A SQUARE archive sorted by date    << A SQUARE archive sorted by category

 Article link
More research related to Infrastructure

[09Oct12] [Commodity, Real Estate, Infrastructure] Real asset-based equities
Analyzing the performance of commodity-based equities, REITs and listed infrastructure-based equities


[31Jan12] [Infrastructure] Listed and unlisted infrastructure funds
The fundraising climate and empirical returns


[13May11] [Infrastructure] A SQUARE 13 May 2011
Direct vs. third-party investment in illiquid assets


[31Mar11] [Infrastructure] A SQUARE 31 Mar 2011
Infrastructure investing opportunities – Analysis by Altius Associates


[18Aug10] [Infrastructure] A SQUARE 18 Aug 2010
Unlisted infrastructure vehicles


[16Apr09] [Infrastructure /PPP] "...long duration infrastructure assets at prices well below fundamental value."
Capital is currently being allocated where returns are more certain, for example in regulated utility networks in developed markets


[07Dec08] [Infrastructure] Where within an institutional portfolio does an allocation to infrastructure fit in?
For most institutional investors, infrastructure investing remains in a state of flux as it shifts from being a niche sector to become a full-blown, independent asset class


[13Nov08] [Infrastructure] Infrastructure Special
We think a globally and sector diversified portfolio of green-field and brown-field assets can achieve a blended return that ranges from 9% to 13% p.a. over a period of 5 to 8 years.


[14Oct08] [Infrastructure] Fund that invests in listed utilities, infrastructure, renewables
Strategy is based on fundamentals - Opportunistic and thematic concentrated exposure


[25Jul08] [Clean energy, Water, Infrastructure, Natural resources] Theme Investing
How can you relate and integrate concepts from other disciplines (randomly occurring phenomenon) to create filters, that condition the outcomes of a model to run a fund?


[22Apr08] [Infrastructure] Infrastructure Special
The key attraction of infrastructure as an asset class is its sustainable growth profile which is relatively immune to economic cycles.


[17Oct07] [Infrastructure] Findings from an academic study that focused on investing in listed infrastucture entities
If you are looking to identify infrastructure investment opportunities: consider a country’s macro economic stability, its legal and political environment and its demographic profile.


[05Sep07] [Infrastructure] First State Global Listed Infrastructure Fund
A long only fund that will invest in listed infrastructure securities from around the globe:


[17Jul07] [Infrastructure] Partners Group Listed Infrastructure Fund
Actively managed fund that offers access to “listed core infrastructure” companies


[30May07] [Infrastructure] Infrastructure Investing in Europe
Private investment in infrastructure has become increasingly accepted by Western democracies as they grapple with the demands of ageing infrastructure and increased fiscal constraints. At the same time, pension funds and other large institutional investor

Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing

  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Investing - Fund set up to buy illiquid hedge fund stakes finds plenty of opportunities, Lansdowne's Roden says likes animal genetics company Genus[more]

    Fund set up to buy illiquid hedge fund stakes finds plenty of opportunities From As ValueWalk reported back in February, earlier this year Andrew Lawrence set out to raise $250 million to $500 million for a fund that will buy stakes in hedge funds that have suspended redem

  2. Other Voices: Don’t mistake style for skill — The impact of style factors on trend follower performance[more]

    By John Dolfin, CFA Chief Investment Officer and Christopher Maxey, CAIA, Senior Portfolio Manager of Steben & Company: Managed futures have become an alternative asset class that is widely used by investors seeking overall portfolio diversification and absolute returns independent of the

  3. Opalesque Roundtable: Style drift, poor communications and credibility fatigue are biggest red flags for hedge funds investors[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Style drift, poor communications and credibility fatigue are the biggest red flags for hedge funds investors, said participants of the latest 2016 Opalesque Investor Roundtable, sponso

  4. Barclay CTA Index down 0.40% in September (+0.10% YTD)[more]

    Managed futures traders lost 0.40% in September according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index is up 0.10% year to date. “The US Fed, in spite of its hawkish tone, opted to hold rates steady which roiled financial markets,” says Sol Waksman, founder and president of BarclayHe

  5. Opalesque Exclusive: Meet Emma, your friendly A.I. helper[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: Shaunka Khire, who co-designed an artificial intelligence (AI) robot called EMMA/MANSI, talks to Opalesque