Sharing the Riskby Candace Port-Hull, Freelance Business Journalist; Washington, D.C.,
Serial Information: Worldwide Projects, 1994, Vol. 2, Issue 1, Pg. 14-19
Document Type: Feature article
In infrastructure privatization, arranging financing is as much an art as a science. At a recent conference in Washington, D.C., speakers discussed the opening of the public capital markets in 1992-93 for financing major operating infrastructure projects; currency risk; and the need for increased sponsor equity and other techniques. Officials of the World Bank and its International Finance Corp. arm explained the unbundling of a project's sovereign and corporate risks, the use of co-financing to attract capital, and the availability of insurance and export credits.
Subject Headings: Risk management | Infrastructure | Assets | Financing | Public health and safety | Insurance | Privatization | Washington | North America | United States
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