February 17, 2017

Severn Trent Water has completed its £84m acquisition of Dee Valley Water. The completion followed a decision by Dee Valley shareholders who had resisted the takeover not to pursue an appeal after the...

February 9, 2017

A High Court judge on Wednesday approved for Severn Trent Water’s £84m takeover bid for Dee Valley Water. The ruling blocked an unprecedented exploitation of a legal loophole by Dee Valley shareholdin...

January 27, 2017

The judge presiding over the High Court hearing on Friday to consider the outcome of Severn Trent Water's bid to acquire Dee Valley Water  has reserved judgement. The decision is now expected to be...

January 13, 2017

A legally unprecedented move by a Dee Valley Water small shareholder has left Severn Trent Water’s bid to acquire water only firm undecided despite Severn Trent’s win of more than 87% of shareholder v...

December 19, 2016

The Competition Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared Severn Trent Water's acquisition of Dee Valley Group following a first phase statutory investigation into the proposed takeover. There will be no se...

December 9, 2016

In the takeover tussle for Dee Valley Water between Severn Trent and investment manager, Ancala Fornia, Severn Trent has dismissed “irrevocable” commitments stock to vote for Ancala’s bid from shareho...

November 25, 2016

A bidding war for Dee Valley Water has erupted between Severn Trent Water and infrastructure investment manager Ancala Fornia. Severn Trent, last Thursday, made the most recent offer of £84m – a 7% hi...

November 24, 2016

Two Canadian stakeholders are looking for buyers of their combined 50% stake in South East Water at a reported price of some £200 million


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November 17, 2016

Severn Trent Water plans to maintain a separate Welsh licence for all of its operations in Wales – subject to regulatory go ahead. The plan emerged as Severn Trent  unveiled its deal to buy Dee Valley...

July 21, 2016

Castle Water has identified London's national corporate HQs of pan-UK business as "an obvious line of attack" in its strategy following its acquisition of the business customers of Thames Water.

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