TITLE

Moody's flags competition concerns

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Utility Week;10/14/2011, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that ratings agency Moody's has warned of the implication of increased competition on the British water industry's credit standing but states that the outlook for the sector was stable.
ACCESSION #
67062505

 

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