GdF-Suez deal cleared by French watchdog

Wood, Janet
June 2008
Utility Week;6/27/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p24
Trade Publication
The article announces the approval of the merger between Suez and Gaz de France (GdF) by financial regulator Autorite des Marches Financiers. The merger, first proposed by France's former prime minister Dominique de Villepin in February 2006, is due to be approved by shareholders of the two companies at meetings scheduled for July 16, 2008. The deal has already been cleared by the European Union's competition authorities, subject to disposal of some assets.


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