Layne Christensen

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Index up, despite UK slump Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

A sell-off in UK water stocks on fears of a harsh regulatory settlement failed to send the index into negative territory. Meanwhile, the liquidity of two stocks is set to be boosted.

Brazil’s water reform carries mixed messages Vol 18, Issue 11 (November 2017)

An attempt to fast-track legislative changes in the Brazilian water market has positives and negatives for the private sector. There is still room for manoeuvre before the proposals become law.

Falling bond yields boost index Vol 18, Issue 10 (October 2017)

A continued decline in the 10yr Treasury yield has enhanced the prospect of a sustained rally in regulated US utility stocks. It helped the GWI Water Index to hit another new high.

Index shows post-Harvey rally Vol 18, Issue 9 (September 2017)

What were the reasons behind this month’s new record high for the GWI Global Water Index?

Drilling down into water treatment trends in the US shale plays Vol 18, Issue 9 (September 2017)

With rig counts at their highest in over two years, and the industry adjusting to the new low oil price environment, the unconventional O&G sector in the United States is ramping up production again. What does it mean for water treatment?

Hung, drawn and quartered Vol 18, Issue 8 (August 2017)

A flat month for the GWI Global Water Index belied a complex array of catalysts which resulted in many stocks falling on the back of weaker than expected quarterly results.

Americas water in brief Vol 18, Issue 5 (May 2017)

Suez Ventures has made an equity investment in infrastructure planning software specialist Optimatics, thus enhancing its suite of value-added digital water solutions.

Chinese whispers boost index Vol 18, Issue 4 (April 2017)

The massive infrastructure build-out anticipated for a new economic zone south of Beijing had an unusually uplifting effect on the shares of a select few local water companies.

Safe to go back in the water? Vol 18, Issue 2 (February 2017)

The appreciation of the Brazilian currency helped Bovespa-listed water stocks to hit new highs this month. How much steam is there left in the market?

Municipal spending drives strong US water equipment stock performance Vol 18, Issue 1 (January 2017)

A noted uptick in municipal spending and an easing of industrial headwinds paints a positive picture for US equipment stocks going into 2017. Uncertainty surrounding promised federal infrastructure funding may have a lag effect in the short term, however.