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BBIP focuses on the North American and European mid market infrastructure sectors of utility, energy and transportation. BBIP is seeking low volatility assets that are either in the operational phase or in late stage construction projects that when complete exhibit our core infrastructure requirements. BBIP investments typically exhibit the following characteristics:

Low volatility; limited correlation with other asset classes

  • Operate on a largely uncorrelated cycle to other asset classes
  • Diversify even the most mature portfolio

Sustainable long-term, inflation-linked cash-flows

  • Predictable long-term cash flows; typically with government backed revenues or capacity based contracts
  • Stable, inflation linked revenues
  • Expected low market risk

Sustainable / Attractive operating margins

  • Prudently structured operational and maintenance expenses

High barriers to entry

  • Large capital requirements limiting the number of natural competitors
  • Strong operational experience needed to successfully manage assets

Provision of essential services

  • Foundation for basic, irreplaceable public services, sometimes regulated
  • Strong market positions or potential