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What price the environment? Vol 4, Issue 11 (November 2003)

UK water bills may become a political liability. How can they be cut?

A multipolar world of water Vol 4, Issue 10 (October 2003)

The direction of capital flows in the water industry is changing. It is good for everyone.

Poznan progress despite PPP on hold Vol 4, Issue 10 (October 2003)

Poland’s western-most city was about to embrace western finance. It isn’t now.

SE Water carried on refinancing wave Vol 4, Issue 10 (October 2003)

As the price review casts a shadow over the UK water and sewage companies, interest has switched to the water-onlies.

CORPORATE Vol 4, Issue 9 (September 2003)

France: Suez completed the sale of Nalco to a consortium comprised of the Blackstone Group, Apollo Management and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners.

Thames Water plays key role in RWE restructuring Vol 4, Issue 9 (September 2003)

Thames Water is to take a 51% stake in RWE Aqua. There are also better than expected synergies between Innogy and Thames in the UK.

The water pricing paradox Vol 4, Issue 9 (September 2003)

It seems that the less water you have the less you pay for it.

UK water industry faces rising finance costs Vol 4, Issue 9 (September 2003)

Water companies could find it hard to raise the funds required for their investment programmes over the next pricing period.

CORPORATE Vol 4, Issue 8 (August 2003)

Germany: Energy group Eon sold its controlling interest of 80.5% in Gelsenswasser to a consortium made up of the municipalities of Dortmund and Bochum

FINANCING & INVESTMENT/CLARIFICATION Vol 4, Issue 8 (August 2003)

UK: The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) closed a £1.87 billion structured bond issue for Southern Water. RBS structured the transaction and was the joint arranger, lead manager and bookrunner.