Deals & Cases

Deals & Cases

December 2016

BKW sells its 10% participation in Groupe E

On December 19, 2016, Groupe E has entered into an agreement with BKW about the disposal by BKW of its 10% participation in Groupe E. The shares were purchased by Groupe E (buy-back) as well as institutional investors. In parallel, Groupe E maintains its participation of 10% in BKW. The parties have agreed to keep the value of the transaction undisclosed.

Lenz & Staehelin acted as counsel to Groupe E in this transaction. The Lenz & Staehelin team was led by partner Daniel Schafer (Tax, Corporate and M&A) and included senior associate Laurent Kern (Tax, Corporate and M&A).

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