Press release BoxID: 262866 (RWE AG)
  • RWE AG
  • Opernplatz 1
  • 45128 Essen
  • Contact person
  • Volker Heck
  • +49 (201) 12 15120

Majority of Essent shareholders intend to sell shares

Acceptance rate currently at around 56 percent

(PresseBox) (Arnhem / Essen, ) Over the course of the last few days, a majority of Essent shareholders have expressed their intention to sell their shares to RWE (56 % of the total Essent shares).

RWE warmly welcomes the decisions taken by the shareholders at provincial and local government level in the Netherlands. The Essen based company is convinced it has put foward an attractive deal, which is beneficial for all shareholders, customers and employees of Essent.

RWE looks with confidence towards the positive outcome of the process.