Germany’s energy sector faces changes with announcement of complex RWE E.ON Deal

This weekend has seen the announcement of a deal between Germany’s RWE and E.ON power companies that will break up the RWE renewables spin off, Innogy, which listed 25 per cent of its shares on the Frankfurt and Xetra stock exchanges back in October 2016.

China creates the world’s largest power company

As domestic deals go, and despite not having a “transaction” value in the traditional sense, the recently announced merger of Shenhua Group and China Guodian, which have combined assets of over CNY 1,800 billion ($273bn), is a pretty significant deal.