305 articles in Australia

BABY IPOS Vol 19, Issue 7 (July 2018)

  • Three micro-cap water companies moved towards the stock exchange this month. French disinfection specialist BIO-UV raised €10 million on the back of big promises about...
  • Australian polymeric ion exchange membrane specialist OneAtom 12 has filed for an IPO to raise A$3 million (US$2.2 million) on the National Stock Exchange. It is...
  • Meanwhile, wastewater technology specialist Calix raised A$8 million (US$5.9 million) on the Australian Stock Exchange (giving it an enterprise value of A$...

Where is the market in 2019? Vol 19, Issue 7 (July 2018)

This month’s chart comes from our recent global market update for WaterData subscribers. 

New body to run A$2bn Aussie water fund Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

Australia’s new Regional Investment Corporation will manage A$2 billion of federal funds earmarked for water infrastructure to support agricultural and regional development. A need to match funds at a local level means the private sector will be expected to contribute.

ReNu Energy secures capital commitment to expand wastewater portfolio Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

The Australian project developer wants to grow big quickly. CEO Craig Ricato tell GWI how his new financial backer will make it a reality.

Hunter Water kicks off desal design tender Vol 19, Issue 3 (March 2018)

A staged approach to a conceptual seawater desalination project could provide valuable lessons for other vulnerable communities.

Aussie pension fund in reuse buy Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

A company owned by pension fund Colonial First State has bought the Kooragang Island water reuse scheme. It is a major step in building a nationwide portfolio.

BEWG secures Australian growth platform Vol 18, Issue 9 (September 2017)

The purchase of Trility will give the Chinese group access to a mature contract portfolio with a high degree of revenue predictability. Not all the contracts are making money.

Asia pacific in brief Vol 18, Issue 7 (July 2017)

Singapore-listed engineer Darco Water Technologies, which is particularly strong in the Malaysian microelectronics industry, has initiated a pilot project using forward osmosis membranes from Denmark’s Aquaporin on semiconductor wastewater streams.

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

Credit rating agency Moody’s has assigned a Aa2 rating to the new $350 million bond issued by Korean utility K-water, which is documented under a new $2 billion EMTN programme.

Asia water in brief Vol 18, Issue 3 (March 2017)

A landslide victory for Indian prime minister Narendra Modi’s ruling BJP party in the elections in Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Uttarakhand has boosted stocks across India, as markets saw a sign of faith in Modi’s landmark policies, including the Ganga river clean-up plan.