Thames Water

382 articles about "Thames Water"

Moody’s warns over regulatory divergence Vol 19, Issue 6 (June 2018)

Ofwat’s suggestion that UK water companies share financial outperformance with customers could weaken the sector’s credit quality.

UK water sector severs its ties with the Cayman Islands Vol 19, Issue 6 (June 2018)

The removal of Cayman Islands financing vehicles from UK water company structures looks like a colossal waste of billpayers’ cash.

Europe in brief Vol 19, Issue 6 (June 2018)

Johnson Matthey revealed this month that it has taken an £11 million goodwill impairment hit relating to its water technologies business, in order to reflect lower growth assumptions.

Ofwat sets out its strategy for curbing excessive returns Vol 19, Issue 4 (April 2018)

The regulator’s incumbent chairman was one of the major beneficiaries of financial engineering when he served as CEO of Anglian Water. Now he is under pressure from government to ensure companies share any financial outperformance with customers.

Project tracker Vol 19, Issue 3 (March 2018)

Cape Town delays Day Zero; Hunter Water’s meticulous planning; Thames gives up on desal; Jordan re-thinks Red-Dead plans; Colombian concession attracts international big-hitters; Fixing damaged goods in Spain and Iraq; NJ deals up for renewal; all the latest project news from around the world.

Europe in brief Vol 19, Issue 2 (February 2018)

Canadian pension fund OMERS Infrastructure has agreed to increase its stake in Thames Water to around 32%.

Who paid what for water assets in 2017? Vol 19, Issue 1 (January 2018)

With the engineering sector consolidating, and an unusually large number of infrastructure assets changing hands, last year was a big year for dealmakers – topped, of course, by the deal of the decade: Suez’s acquisition of GE Water.

Moody’s fires warning shot on UK water’s credit quality Vol 19, Issue 1 (January 2018)

The ratings agency has unveiled its most comprehensive analysis yet on the impact that Ofwat’s proposed price settlement could have on UK water companies’ debt service costs.

UK water embarks on pre-holiday bond spree Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

A sequence of new bonds shows an increasing willingness among borrowers to diversify their sources of funding. What’s next?

Finance costs hit UK numbers Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

Rising debt service bills crimped mid-year profit margins at many of the UK’s water and sewerage companies. A tough price review could put dividends under further pressure.