TEXT-Fitch publishes october 2012 infrastructure newsletter


(The following statement was released by the rating agency)

Oct 12 - Fitch Ratings has published the latest edition of Infra-Read, the semi-annualnewsletter of its Global Infrastructure and Project Finance Group. Infra-Read provides a topicalperspective on the current infrastructure market, consolidates recently published views on keysector dynamics into one document and includes data on portfolio trends.

Highlights in this edition include: an editorial contrasting the effects of lowUS natural gas prices on US merchant power plants and global liquefied naturalgas producers; a summary of mid-year sector outlook updates; and a recentlypublished performance comparison of US airports.

The newsletter, "INFRA-READ October 2012" is available at Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Infra-Read - October 2012 ((Bangalore Ratings Team, Hotline:+91 80 4135 5898Jyothsna.BN@thomsonreuters.com,Group id: BangaloreRatings@thomsonreuters.com,Reuters Messaging:Jyothsna.BN.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))