Infrastructure News

Foresight Solar Fund Limited : Initial Placing, Offer for Subscription, Introduction of Placing Programme, South African Secondary Listing and Private Placement and Net Asset Value Update

3rd March 2017

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Foresight named Infrastructure Financier of the Year at the Green Innovation and Finance Awards

3rd March 2017

Foresight Group ("Foresight”), a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, has been awarded Infrastructure Financier of the Year at the Green Innovation and Finance Awards. The results were announced at a ceremony held at the InterContinental Park Lane Hotel...
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Foresight enters ground-breaking deal to sell green power produced by the UK’s largest Solar Park direct to energy intensive corporate

3rd February 2017

Acquisition of 72MW (peak) 50MW (export) Shotwick Solar Park in Deeside by Foresight Solar Fund Limited Shotwick was constructed by developers WELink, British Solar Renewables and Compton Group Direct power supply contract with UPM’s Shotton Paper Mill, for up to 100% green energy...
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Foresight Metering expands with acquisition of specialist Meter Asset Provider, Utility Funding Limited

12th January 2017

Foresight Metering Limited ("Foresight Metering”), a second generation meter asset provider ("MAP”), has acquired 100% of the share capital in Utility Funding Limited ("UFL”).   To view or read this announcement as a pdf click here.    Foresight Group and UFL have been working closely...
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FORESIGHT GROUP EXPANDS PARTNERSHIP FOLLOWING RAPID BUSINESS EXPANSION IN 2016

10th January 2017

•Minal Patel, Ricardo Piñeiro, and Matt Smith promoted to Partner Other highlights include:   • Assets under management grow 28% to £2.3 billion • New office opened in Sydney, Australia led by Director, Gary Sofarelli  • Solar infrastructure portfolio grows to 76 operational solar assets  – Renewable electricity generation capacity totals...
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Foresight Solar Fund Limited: Total Voting Rights

1st December 2016

In conformity with the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules, we would like to notify the market of the following: As at 30 November 2016, Foresight Solar Fund Limited ("FSFL" or "the Company") issued share capital consisted of 340,950,912 Ordinary Shares. The total number...
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Foresight sponsors Conrad Colman’s zero emissions Vendee Globe challenge on Foresight Natural Energy

10th November 2016

London: 10 November 2016 - Foresight Group LLP ("Foresight”), a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, is proud to become lead sponsor of Kiwi sailor, Conrad Colman’s boat, Foresight Natural Energy.  Colman is competing in the Vendee Globe ocean...
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Foresight Solar Fund Limited: Acquisitions

1st November 2016

Foresight Solar Fund Limited ("FSFL” or the "Company”) is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisitions of the remaining minority equity positions in its 10MW Southam Asset, 9MW Paddock Wood asset and the 15MW Atherstone assets.   To view or...
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Talesun issues €40 million listed Italian Solar Bond to refinance portfolio of FiT-accredited ground-mounted and rooftop solar assets

10th October 2016

Rome, 10 October 2016 – TS Energy Italy SpA ("Talesun”) has issued a €40 million listed Solar Bond, the first investment grade rated project bond for renewables in Italy.   The first  rated project bond for renewables to be issued in Italy Foresight...
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Foresight Solar Fund Limited (FSFL): Result of Placing

9th September 2016

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FSFL 2016 Interim Accounts - RNS announcement

15th August 2016

Highlights    Net Asset Value ("NAV”) increased from £279.1 million as at 31 December 2015 to £279.8 million as at 30 June 2016, taking the NAV per Ordinary Share to 99.3 pence (31 December 2015: 99.0 pence). Equity discount rate remains unchanged at 7.5%. The...
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Foresight Solar Fund Limited : NAV and Dividend Announcement

3rd May 2016

Q1 2016 Net Asset Value Foresight Solar Fund Limited ("FSFL” or the "Company”) announces its unaudited Net Asset Value ("NAV”) as at 30 March 2016 as £277. 1 million, resulting in a NAV per share of 98.3 pence (31 December 2015: 99.0...
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Foresight Solar Fund Limited announces the financial close of £160 million long-term debt facility

11th April 2016

Foresight Solar Fund Limited ("the Fund" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it has reached financial close on a £160 million long-term debt facility, secured on attractive terms.  This facility will wholly refinance the Company's £150 million short-term acquisition...
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Foresight Solar Fund Limited: Annual Results to 31 December 2015

29th February 2016

Highlights Net Asset Value ("NAV”) increased from £209.8 million as at 31 December 2014 to £279.11million as at 31 December 2015, taking the NAV per Ordinary Share to 99.0 pence (31 December 2014: 100.9 pence). Cashflows from assets during the period of £28.5...
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Foresight launches £20 million "D" Share Issue for Foresight Solar & Infrastructure VCT

8th February 2016

Foresight Group (Foresight) is delighted to announce on behalf of the Board of Foresight Solar & Infrastructure VCT plc (formerly Foresight Solar VCT plc), the launch of a £20 million "D” Share Issue.    Key Highlights New "D” share class to target income from...
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