3i Infrastructure plc completes the sale of its stake in Eversholt Rail Group to CKI
3i Infrastructure plc (“3i Infrastructure” or “the Company”) has completed the sale of its entire stake in Eversholt Rail Group (“Eversholt Rail”), one of the three leading rail rolling stock companies in the UK, to CK Investments S.A R.L., a company jointly owned by Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited and Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited, (together, “CKI”), following clearance from the European Commission under the EU Merger Regulation.
The transaction was announced on 20 January 2015.
For information please contact:
Chairman, 3i Infrastructure plc
Tel: +44 1534 847 410
Tel: +44 20 7975 3258
Kathryn van der Kroft
Tel: +44 20 7975 3021
Notes to editors:
3i Infrastructure plc is a Jersey-incorporated, closed-ended investment company, listed on the London Stock Exchange and regulated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission. The Company is a long-term investor in infrastructure businesses and assets. The Company’s market focus is on core economic infrastructure in developed economies, principally in Europe, in the utilities and transportation sectors, investing in operational businesses which generate long-term yield and can provide capital growth. It also has investments in social infrastructure and is building its exposure to Primary PPP and low risk energy projects.
3i Investments plc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3i Group plc, is authorised and regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority and acts as Investment Adviser to 3i Infrastructure plc.