An Overview of Project Finance and Infrastructure Finance–2009 Update Case Solution

Provides an introduction to the fields of project financing and infrastructure financing, and provides a statistical overview of 2005-2009 investments in the years funded project. Examples of project-financed investments include $ 1.4 billion Mozal aluminum smelter in Mozambique, Chad-Cameroon $ 4,000,000,000 $ 6,000,000,000 Iridium satellite system, the? 900 million A2 Toll Road in Poland than $ 20 billion Sakhalin II gas field in Russia and the Dabhol power project $ 28,000,000,000. In general, firms financed $ 240 billion of capital expenditure by financing projects in 2009, compared with $ 409 billion in 2008, the financial crisis hit the Western markets. The use of project finance has grown at a rate of 0% in the last five years, 4% in the last 10 years, and 12% in the final compound 15. This paper mainly focuses on private sector investment in industrial and infrastructure projects, and contains four sections. The first part defines project finance and contrasts with other known mechanisms of financing. The second part describes the evolution of the financing of the project from its inception in the natural resources industry in the 1970s, the energy industry in the United States in the 1980s, a wider range of industrial applications and geographic locations in the 1990s, and more recently to the financing of infrastructure in the 2000s. The third section provides a statistical overview of the investment project funded in the last five years (2005-2009), and is seen in the industry, specific projects and participants data. The third section also provides latest information on investments in infrastructure and public-private partnerships information. The final section discusses current and likely future trends.
by
Benjamin C. Esty,
Aldo Sesia
39 pages.
Release: June 21, 2010. Prod #: 210061-PDF-ENG
An overview of project financing and infrastructure financing – 2009 Update Case Solution

An Overview of Project Finance and Infrastructure Finance–2009 Update Case Solution
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