Anglian Water is owned by a consortium of international investment funds. These include Colonial First State Global Asset Management (Australia) IFM Investors (Australia) and 3i (UK). Over 30% of the company is owned by the Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board, a pension fund owned by the Canadian state.
Anglian Water provide water and water recycling services to six million customers in the East of England and Hartlepool. It has been described by the Environment Agency as a 'repeat offender' when it comes to water pollution.