18 articles about "Ovivo"

Barbeau looks to clean up shop at Ovivo Vol 16, Issue 10 (October 2015)

The water pure-play has almost completed a longer-than-expected house-cleaning following its October 2014 sale of its legacy pulp and paper unit. CEO Marc Barbeau outlines his vision for M&A and after-market sales growth.

Swings and roundabouts in California Vol 16, Issue 10 (October 2015)

While investor-owned water utilities in California enjoyed double-digit share price gains this month, doubts over the future of the Cadiz water project took 60% off the value of Nasdaq-listed Cadiz, Inc.

Resonance fires up industrial water fund Vol 16, Issue 9 (September 2015)

A new fund backed by a veteran team of water professionals is looking to tap into a niche segment of the market by investing in industrial water assets. Where will the deal flow come from?

Europe Water In Brief Vol 16, Issue 3 (March 2015)

Biwater Holdings slumped to a net loss of £6.2 million on revenues of £53.5 million (down 14.9%) in the year ended 31 March 2014, according to figures released earlier this month.

Index looking up Vol 16, Issue 1 (January 2015)

  • The GWI Global Water Index rose by 10.5% in dollar terms last year, ending 2014 at a new record high as it outperformed the MSCI World Index by...
  • The strong performance of Chinese water stocks is fuelling an IPO boom. At the end of December, Sichuan Demo-Scimee Tech. & Sci. received approval to list in...
  • The secondary market for brownfield BOT (build-operate-transfer) assets is almost as hot as the IPO market. Beijing Enterprises Holdings, the parent company of Beijing Enterprises Water Group, is buying...
  • Japanese water technology company Metawater raised JPY26 billion ($222 million) in an IPO in December which valued the business at JPY62 billion ($531 million). The money will go towards taking advantage of...
  • Singapore-listed Darco Water Technologies is raising S$8 million (US$6.1 million) through a rights issue as a first step towards rehabilitating the company after a fraud at its Taiwanese subsidiary forced the parent to sell its...

Growth eludes US equipment suppliers Vol 16, Issue 1 (January 2015)

After a stellar performance in 2013, North American water equipment stocks ran out of steam last year, as the focus turned to cost-cutting and restructuring efforts. Sustained low oil prices could see a shake-out in 2015.

Europe Water In Brief Vol 16, Issue 1 (January 2015)

Veolia has become the second European casualty to exit from a Russian water concession. Following Remondis’ exit from Arzamas last autumn, Veolia is understood to have sold its interest in Tomskvodokanal, the water utility serving the Siberian city of Tomsk, to a group of Russian investors headed by Kirill Novozhilov.

On the markets Vol 15, Issue 10 (October 2014)

  • Canada’s GLV is taking its pulp and paper equipment business private, leaving its water treatment division, Ovivo, to continue to trade on...
  • Shares in publicly traded pipeline services company Aegion fell 12% after it downgraded its earnings guidance for this year and confirmed...

Ovivo finally wipes the slate clean Vol 15, Issue 10 (October 2014)

The Canadian group is aiming to restore its margins by relaunching itself as a water pure-play. Incoming CEO Marc Barbeau spoke to GWI about his plans to restore shareholder confidence in the battered company.

Playing the faith game in water stocks Vol 15, Issue 10 (October 2014)

A month of catastrophic share price declines at some of the water market’s best-known companies failed to stem the flow of new investment strategies – or initial public offerings.