Long-Term Investment in Infrastructure and the Demand for Benchmarks

by Frédéric Blanc-Brude Abstract: In this paper, we argue that long-term investment in thinly traded assets like infrastructure projects increases investors’ demand for investment performance monitoring, which in turns calls for the creation of new …

Benchmarking Long-Term Investment in Infrastructure

by Frédéric Blanc-Brude Abstract: Benchmarking long-term infrastructure investments has become a sine qua non to match the supply and demand of long-term capital, improve asset allocation outcomes for investors, adapt prudential regulation and support economic …

Towards efficient benchmarks for infrastructure equity investments

by Frédéric Blanc-Brude Abstract: The paper highlights a recent research quandary with respect to infrastructure equity investment which has also been a source of interrogation for final investors: while the economics of underlying infrastructure investment …