RWE Energie and E.ON sell their stakes in the East German energy producer Veag and its coal supplier Laubag to Hamburgische Electricitaets-Werke (Hew) for euro1.5bn (£921.9m).

RWE Energie and E.ON advised by Latham & Watkins (Joachim von Falkenhausen, Christoph von Teichman). HEW advised by Lovells (Andreas Meyer).