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Winners and losers in Veolia shake-up Vol 14, Issue 7 (July 2013)

Veolia is merging its water and waste divisions. Not everything – or everyone – fits a regional group structure.

The new master of the late renaissance Vol 14, Issue 7 (July 2013)

Saur’s recapitalisation is a function of the potential its new owners see in the group. Executive chairman Olivier Brousse talks to GWI about the thinking behind the deal.

€50m closer to a smarter future Vol 14, Issue 7 (July 2013)

The development of a smart network tool has allowed Saur to steal a march over its competitors. Now it wants to invest another €50 million.

Orège IPO benefits from Veolia endorsement Vol 14, Issue 7 (July 2013)

The valuation achieved by Orège at this month’s IPO is good news for water start-ups. Thin trading and a hefty stock overhang are likely to keep a lid on the performance of the shares.

EUROPE WATER IN BRIEF Vol 14, Issue 6 (June 2013)

Agbar’s takeover bid for Aigües de Sabadell (CASSA) was officially approved on 12 June by the Spanish stock market regulator CNMV.

Orege plans for IPO to fund expansion Vol 14, Issue 6 (June 2013)

A small treatment technology specialist has surprised observers by filing for an IPO. What does it have to offer?

Saur weighs up recapitalisation offers Vol 14, Issue 4 (April 2013)

Armed with a new business plan, the French water services provider has secured three binding offers for a comprehensive recapitalisation. Not all of them were born equal.

Where will Saur’s growth come from? Vol 14, Issue 4 (April 2013)

The French water operator has big plans to develop its international arm.

WHAT’S FOR SALE? Vol 14, Issue 3 (March 2013)

Three bidders have lined up to free Saur from Séché Environnement.

FRENCH DRESSING Vol 14, Issue 2 (February 2013)

Suez Environnement shares suffered a big wobble on 14 February after the company reported full-year net income of €251 million.