Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF to acquire 5% in Autostrade per l’Italia

Schiphol, 2 May 2017 - The Board of Directors of Atlantia, the listed global operator of motorway and airport infrastructure, has accepted a binding offer by Allianz, EDF Invest and DIF to acquire a 5 percent stake in Autostrade per l’Italia, the largest Italian toll road network. The transaction is subject to signing of final contracts over the next days and fulfilment of the conditions precedent therein.

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DIF together with its consortium partners acquires Affinity Water

London, 2 May 2017 – DIF Infrastructure IV together with its consortium partners HICL Infrastructure Company Limited (advised by Infrared Capital Partners Limited) and Allianz Capital Partners on behalf of Allianz Group has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the equity interest in Affinity Water Acquisitions (Investments) Limited (“Affinity Water”) from funds managed by Morgan Stanley and InfraCapital. DIF initiated the process and was subsequently joined by its consortium partners. The transaction is expected to complete in May 2017.

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DIF closes two additional UK PFI Streetlighting projects

London, 12 April 2017 - DIF Infrastructure IV is pleased to announce that it has acquired from SSE PLC (“SSE”) a 100% interest in the Leeds and Stoke PFI Streetlighting projects located in the two metropolitan boroughs of Leeds and Stroke-on-Trent (the “Projects”).

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DIF acquires 275 MW solar project in Australia

Sydney, 10 April 2017 - DIF Infrastructure IV is pleased to announce the acquisition of 100% of the 275 MW (dc) Bungala Solar PV project from Reach Solar Energy, via an equal joint venture with Enel Green Power.

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DIF closes UK PFI streetlighting transaction

London, 27 March 2017 - DIF Infrastructure IV is pleased to announce that it has acquired from SSE PLC (“SSE”) a 100% interest in the Newcastle & North Tyneside UK PFI Streetlighting project located in the two metropolitan boroughs of Newcastle and North Tyneside (the “Project”).

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DIF and co-shareholders complete refinancing of French solar portfolio

Paris, 20 March 2017 – DIF and its co-shareholders Caisse des Dépôts and Solairedirect complete refinancing of a 34MWp ground-mounted solar PV portfolio.

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DIF reaches financial close on US toll road

Toronto, 10 March 2017 – DIF Infrastructure IV (“DIF”) is pleased to announce that it has reached financial close on a 33.3% equity interest in Northwest Parkway (NWP), a toll-road located in the Denver metropolitan area of Colorado, U.S.A. (the “Project”). DIF is part of a consortium alongside Northleaf Capital Partners and HICL Infrastructure Company Limited, which acquired a 100% equity interest in the Project from Brisa, a Portuguese toll-road operator.

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DIF appoints its Head of Spain to Partner

Schiphol, 15 February 2017 – DIF is pleased to announce the appointment of Fernando Moreno Gorostizaga to Partner. This step emphasises the importance of the Iberian Peninsula within DIF’s strategy. Fernando has been with DIF since 2015 as a Managing Director and Head of Spain when DIF established its Spanish operations in Madrid. The Madrid office covers investments in Spain, Portugal and potentially Chile.

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DIF completes the acquisition of a stake in the French A63 toll road

Paris, 24 January 2017 – DIF Infrastructure IV is pleased to report that it closed the acquisition of a 9.22% stake in the A63 project, following the announced signing of the transaction almost a year ago.

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DIF Infrastructure II completes the refinancing of two Belgian PPP projects

Schiphol, 17 January 2017 – DIF has recently completed the refinancing of the Stelplaatsen and Noord-Zuid Kempen projects in Belgium. Taking advantage of the prevailing low interest rates and the competitive bank market environment, financing terms and conditions on both projects have materially improved.

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