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Metro netting

Metronet is embarking on a whirlwind tour of financial institutions in a bid to raise the £1 billion worth of bonds needed to close its deal to upgrade two major sections of London's underground network. The consortium, which includes Balfour Beatty and Atkins, will visit several investment companies over the next two weeks as it races to shore up financial support. Metronet, which is to revamp the Bakerloo, Central and Victoria lines along with the subsurface routes, will reach ...

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