EISER Looks at Tank Storage Industry
Infrastructure funds have joined the field of buyers – operators, traders and private equity – as investment activity in the tank storage industry has accelerated in the last few years. EISER looks at whether the tank storage industry has the investment characteristics of infrastructure in “Why infrastructure funds invest in tank storage”, a cover article for the May 2012 issue of Tank Storage Magazine. Infrastructure investors in the tank storage industry look for stable demand, tight and balanced customer relationships supported by long-term contracts, upside potential, strong management, and an alignment of interests with co-owners and management. The article provides valuation multiples on 23 private M&A deals and eight listed players.