Australasian airport investors return to Europe in droves

With occasional and rare exceptions, recent years have witnessed defections by Asian and Australasian investors from the wider European marketplace in favour of apparently richer pickings in Asia itself, where industry growth has been more stable. Macquarie Airports is perhaps the best example, retrenching back to its Australian base and even renaming itself Sydney Airport, as if to emphasise the point. But recently those investors, especially Australasian funds, are moving back into a Europe that remains encumbered by stagnant economic growth throughout much of the euro zone and the UK, crippling taxes, stiff regulation and, in the UK, policy making that is in suspended animation.

This CAPA Premium Analysis article is 1,621 words.

To access CAPA Premium Analysis you need a CAPA Membership

Your window into the latest insights

CAPA employs an industry-leading Analyst team based in Europe, North America, Asia and Australia who offer unique perspectives and independent and accurate commentary of critical industry developments globally. CAPA Members rely on our Analysis to unlock valuable insights and actionable intelligence to keep ahead of the game.

Big picture strategic view

Our Analysts don’t just report the news - they take a big picture strategic view of aviation dynamics, issues and trends and analyse the implications of these developments for you.

Global intelligence

The CAPA Analyst team is based globally to ensure our CAPA Members have access to independent, unique perspectives covering an entire spectrum of daily, worldwide commercial aviation developments.

Customise your Alerts

CAPA Members can use CAPA Alerts to receive daily, weekly or monthly and customised updates on our Analysis.

I'm very impressed by the factual and detailed analysis CAPA is always doing.

- CEO, Airline Member
To learn more, contact us:
Phone: +61 2 9241 3200 | Email: membership@centreforaviation.com