Vegas LA Railway Gets Financial Boost

6 April 2010 (Last Updated April 6th, 2010 18:30)

A rail link between Las Vegas, Nevada and Los Angeles, California in the US has been given a financial boost with the appointment of Hunter Capital Group as the project's financial advisor. The Las Vegas Railway Express Inc has been planning the re-establishment of a passenger train ser

A rail link between Las Vegas, Nevada and Los Angeles, California in the US has been given a financial boost with the appointment of Hunter Capital Group as the project's financial advisor.

The Las Vegas Railway Express Inc has been planning the re-establishment of a passenger train service between the two cities since 2009 and hopes to see the first services start as soon as 2011.

Hunter Capital managing director David Eastman said this was a unique investment project for both domestic and international investors.

Las Vegas Railway Inc chairman and CEO Michael Barron said Hunter Capital's experience would be a major benefit to the project.