The role of infrastructure in
development is to drive growth.
Modern infrastructure is
essential to create a globally
The need for infrastructure investment will grow dramatically in the next decade in developed and developing economies. The US will need $2 trillion of investment, Latin America $1.2 trillion, the Middle East $1.5 trillion and Asia $8.1 trillion.
Financing infrastructure modernization is challenging. However, a robust financing strategy helps a city execute critical infrastructure projects.
Citi offers expert advice on asset optimization, alternative sources of funds and using income streams as a flexible, efficient and low cost way of raising capital.
Cities can gain cost-effective access to financing in the wholesale markets and take advantage of future cash flows from facilities such as toll roads to achieve their infrastructure goals. And to ensure sustainable infrastructure development and provide budgetary certainty, cities can hedge risk.