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Kelda abandons Aquarion Vol 7, Issue 3 (March 2006)

Yorkshire Water’s parent company is pleased not to have lost its shirt. Macquarie is looking for a long-term hold.

NEWS IN BRIEF – EUROPE Vol 7, Issue 3 (March 2006)

* UK water provider, Severn Trent will refund the £7 million overcharged to customers.

Small gains for RWE water interests Vol 7, Issue 3 (March 2006)

RWE expects a flat year for Thames and American Water: the real challenge will be dealing with the regulators as the companies are prepared for sale.

Honey and clover Vol 7, Issue 2 (February 2006)

GWI marketing manager Alison Ireland is getting excited about the 2006 Global Water Awards.

Insight - David Lloyd Owen Vol 7, Issue 2 (February 2006)

Through the looking Glas: Cryptosporidium, critiques and context.

Is Eastern Europe out of the woods? Vol 7, Issue 2 (February 2006)

A new survey of private water operations in Eastern Europe and Central Asia suggests that the worst may be over for private operators in the region – as long as they learn from past mistakes.

NEWS IN BRIEF – EUROPE Vol 7, Issue 2 (February 2006)

* Germany leads Europe on reducing unaccounted-for water. Distribution losses are just 7.3% of total water supplied, according to the gas and water federation, BGW.

Private equity awed by Thames’ sale Vol 7, Issue 2 (February 2006)

Thames Water is undeniably attractive to private equity funds: the only problem is that it is too big to be taken single handedly. UBS is working on a solution.

Seidel back in the saddle Vol 7, Issue 2 (February 2006)

The US Filter veteran promises no more acquisition sprees as he takes command of fusible pipe specialist Underground Solutions.

BULL MARKET Vol 7, Issue 1 (January 2006)

* 2005 was a great year for water stocks, with the big European water stocks leading the way (see Market Review on pp8-12).