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-annual newsletter of its Global Infrastructure and Project Finance Group. Infra-Read provides a topical perspective on the current infrastructure market, consolidates recently published views on key sector dynamics into one document and includes data on portfolio trends.

Highlights in this edition include: an editorial contrasting the effects of low US natural gas prices on US merchant power plants and global liquefied natural gas producers; a summary of mid-year sector outlook updates; and a recently published 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 5898 Jyothsna.BN@thomsonreuters.com, Group id: BangaloreRatings@thomsonreuters.com, Reuters Messaging:Jyothsna.BN.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))