• Business supply and services

    Australian Chart of the week | Competition on the rise in residential retail electricity supply

    We have previously noted a range of new entrants into the electricity retail spaces for small business and commercial and industrial (C&I) supply. This Chart of the week takes a closer look at how competition is developing at a national and local level.

  • Business supply and services

    Chart of the week | TPIs earn 20% more from business energy deals

    This week’s Chart of the Week is taken from our recent Third Party Intermediaries (TPIs) in the Business and Industrial Supply Markets report. The chart explores the revenues available to SME and I&C TPIs from negotiating business energy contracts and highlights that in 2019 TPIs could target a significantly larger revenue pool compared to 2018.  In...

  • Water

    Chart of the week | HHI-meopathy: Water market increasingly concentrated

    Since the business water market opened to full retail competition on 1 April 2017, one key trend has been growing concentration through mergers and acquisitions. Now that Business Stream has bought up the customers of Yorkshire Water Business, over 80% of all supply point identifiers (SPIDs) in the market are...