Cover Story Nov 01, 2012 Will IDF be a game changer for infra finance? Recently, banks and financial institutions have evinced interest in setting up Infrastructure Debt Fund (IDF) structures. However, doubts linger as to how many of them will be able to raise any capital from these proposed IDFs from domestic or foreign institutional investors. The acceptability of these IDFs in the capital markets is yet to take off. Sumantra Das discusses issues related to IDFs and how far it will work as a catalyst for infrastructure finance.