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Istanbul’s intercontinental path to address water needs Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

Turkey’s largest city faces growing pressure from changing demographics and climate change. Water boss Fatih Turan tells GWI about his plans for a change in strategy.

Resonance water fund broadens its horizons Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

Deploying capital in industrial water requires a mix of flexibility and repeat business. Resonance Asset Management has access to both.

Rosvodokanal on the block as Alfa seeks exit Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

Russia’s largest private water company is on the market for the first time in 15 years. What are its prospects for growth?

Yorkshire Water sale process inches forward Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

Two of Kelda’s shareholders are offering a majority stake in the company. What sort of premium could it attract?

UK water faces new calls for resilience Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

The sector has come under mounting political pressure to invest for the future.

Wiping out wet wipes Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

David Lloyd Owen finds echoes of Victor Hugo in London’s sewers.

Europe in brief Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

A newly formed joint venture between Kinetix Corporate Finance and Critchleys will focus on environmental technologies in the spheres of energy, water and food resource efficiency.

Aquarion AG to beef up M&A activity ahead of 2019 IPO Vol 19, Issue 4 (April 2018)

A new €15 million loan will help the industrial water specialist to reach the critical mass it needs before going public next year. Recurring revenues are a key part of the strategy.

Saur to retain tight control over sale process as majority stake goes on the block Vol 19, Issue 4 (April 2018)

The French company’s major shareholders are preparing to sell the bulk of the company by the end of 2018. Management has put a series of measures in place to avoid a repeat of 2013, when the group was brought to its knees by a creaking debt load.

IFM diversifies its European water portfolio Vol 19, Issue 4 (April 2018)

A 49% stake in Aqualia will give IFM its first new water investment since 2006. It is already lining up the next deal.