Briefings

Towards a more favourable legal framework for project finance in Africa?

10 December 2018

Laurence Martinez-Bellet, Arnaud Troizier and Jonathan Djenaoussine discuss the main challenges in financing and developing renewable energy projects in Africa in an interview given to French magazine Décideurs. [In French]

France has all the qualities to become one of the key places for ICOs

24 October 2018

Pascal Roux discusses the legal issues that may arise in Initial Coin Offerings transactions in an interview to Magazine Décideurs.

Aircraft Redelivery Disputes ‘Taking-Off’

19 September 2018

Marcus Gordon, Charles Viggers and Katherine Huang discuss why aircraft redelivery disputes arise and how the issues can be dealt with in commercial negotiations.

Investment in French renewable energy projects

2 July 2018

Investments in French renewable energy projects continue to grow. Laurence-Martinez-Bellet and Laurent Battoue comment on the attractiveness of the market, the refinancing trend, the development of offshore wind projects and the impact of the contract for difference system.

Public infrastructure in France

28 June 2018

Arnaud Troizier comments on the public projects’ market in France, including the refinancing of the PPP Balard project (the “French Pentagon”) and the challenges faced by public entities as well as the opportunities offered by the financial and contractual schemes available

New rail reform and opening the market up to competition

26 June 2018

While the draft law for the new rail reform has been adopted, investors are getting ready for the opening up of the sector to competition. Alexia Russell looks at what is at stake and the sector’s current financial limitations.