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The infrastructure equity cycle: where are we now?

Are you invested in or considering infrastructure equity as an asset class? The attractiveness of infrastructure has been driven by strong returns in a low-yielding environment.

Sentiment for the asset class is at record highs, yet markets face headwinds with the ongoing withdrawal of quantitative easing and rising rates. This begs the question, where are we now in the infrastructure equity cycle?

Presenters
Declan O'Brien, Infrastructure Senior Analyst, Research & Strategy;
Bronte Somes, Head of Infrastructure Equity EMEA;
Perry Offutt, Head of Infrastructure Americas,

will discuss:

• The evolution of the asset class in investment style, valuations and correlation with other markets; and
• Our insights into where we are in the infrastructure equity cycle
Recorded Oct 18 2018 57 mins
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    Are you invested in or considering infrastructure equity as an asset class? The attractiveness of infrastructure has been driven by strong returns in a low-yielding environment.

    Sentiment for the asset class is at record highs, yet markets face headwinds with the ongoing withdrawal of quantitative easing and rising rates. This begs the question, where are we now in the infrastructure equity cycle?

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    Declan O'Brien, Infrastructure Senior Analyst, Research & Strategy;
    Bronte Somes, Head of Infrastructure Equity EMEA;
    Perry Offutt, Head of Infrastructure Americas,

    will discuss:

    • The evolution of the asset class in investment style, valuations and correlation with other markets; and
    • Our insights into where we are in the infrastructure equity cycle
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