Posts tagged: Suez

Betaville Intelligence

RARE ALERT: Suez SA said to ... - Part 2

Monday, 31 August 2020, 8:07 pm

Voila: Veolia Environnement has launched what appears to be a quasi hostile EURO 10 billion bid for Suez, thereby confirming one aspect of little old Betaville's recent series of Intelligence articles.

Click on the link below to see the piece from ten days ago raising the prospect of a takeover bid for Suez, the French water and waste company...


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Betaville Intelligence

RARE ALERT: Engie said to ... - Part 2

Tuesday, 14 January 2020, 2:59 pm

Engie's chief executive, Isabelle Kocher, talked about buying Suez with the French government last year without telling her board, according to Bloomberg.

Today's piece caught my eye as I was scanning the Bloomberg terminal as Betaville reported a rather similar tale around the time Miss Kocher is said to have been talking to the French government about buying Suez. I have pasted the link to that piece below:..


Betaville Intelligence

Engie said to be working with Rothschild on potential Suez acquisition - sources

Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 7:53 pm

French gas utility Engie has been working with bankers at Rothschild on a potential acquisiton of Suez.

Earlier this week, Bloomberg reported that Engie is talking to certain banks about a potential $19.8 billion purchase of German renewable energy company Innogy. French reports have subsequently played down the Bloomberg report, with BFM claiming Engie has no interest in being a minority shareholder. German utility company RWE owns a 76.8pc stake in Engie...