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Europe Water In Brief Vol 16, Issue 10 (October 2015)

The EBRD is proposing to double the size of its water rehabilitation lending programme in the Kyrgyz Republic to €40 million, after the first tranche was fully subscribed.

Ofwat takes issue with NAO report Vol 16, Issue 10 (October 2015)

The regulator has defended its credentials in the face of fresh criticism from the UK National Audit Office.

Europe Water in brief Vol 16, Issue 9 (September 2015)

The conditions accompanying the granting of Greece’s latest bailout package have put the part-privatisation of the Athens and Thessaloniki water utilities back on the table.

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?

Deeply in debt to Bazalgette Vol 16, Issue 9 (September 2015)

The project company responsible for delivering the Thames Tideway tunnel has only raised half the capital it needs. What are its options going forward?

Europe Water In Brief Vol 16, Issue 8 (August 2015)

Dutch engineer Royal Imtech’s shares fell through the floor in the lead-up to the company’s bankruptcy, which was declared on 13 August.

Thames Tideway funding gathers momentum Vol 16, Issue 7 (July 2015)

The appointment of a preferred equity provider for London’s super-sewer foreshadows an expected financial close next month. The structure of the funding package allows for capital markets activity further down the line.

Bristol Water feels the pinch after CMA clampdown Vol 16, Issue 7 (July 2015)

A largely futile appeal to the competition authorities against Ofwat’s price determination for the current asset management period could prove costly for the water-only company. Just how vulnerable is it?

Europe Water In Brief Vol 16, Issue 6 (June 2015)

The £265 million acquisition of Mouchel by Kier Group was completed on 8th June, just days after Kier launched a heavily discounted rights issue.

Mapal set to test UK tech investor appetite Vol 16, Issue 6 (June 2015)

The Israeli wastewater treatment technology firm is looking to raise capital via a listing on London’s alternative investment market. It joins a long list of water tech flotations, but will the burden of going public prove too high?