Ardian refuses to launch a counter-takeover bid

Associated with the American fund GIP, the fund wants “the appointment of a mediator” to settle the file between the two groups. Ardian snorts at … Read more

Between Veolia and Suez, the battle rages on

RÉCIT – The group led by Antoine Frérot, which already owns 29.9% of its rival, goes back on its commitment not to launch a hostile … Read more

Determined to succeed in its takeover bid for Suez, Veolia refuses to negotiate with Ardian

Its CEO ignores the letter of intent of the investment fund, presented by Suez as a white knight. Will Suez be able to escape the … Read more

Veolia puts pressure on Suez and its white knight Ardian

DECRYPTION – The group led by Antoine Frérot submitted its draft offer to the board of directors of its target. Despite the pitfalls, Veolia fully … Read more

Bruno Le Maire, a minister in the Suez backwater

INVESTIGATION – The Minister of the Economy, by failing to impose the line of the State shareholder, suffered a failure in the Suez file. Despite … Read more