Düsseldorf,
05
April
2019
|
08:42
Europe/Berlin

Uniper sells remaining stake in Brazil based Eneva S.A.

Uniper sells its remaining 6% stake in Brazil-based Eneva S.A. within a secondary placement by several shareholders in Eneva. Uniper expects to receive proceeds of about €75 million equivalent. The settlement of the secondary placement is expected to take place on April 10, 2019. As a result of this divestment, Uniper has no further business operations in Brazil.

Eneva is a Brazil-based integrated energy company active in gas production and power generation.

For more information, visit http://www.eneva.com.br/en/.

Uniper´s Chief Financial Officer Christopher Delbrück says: “In line with our corporate strategy, we consider non-strategic shareholdings for asset rotation. The sale of our Eneva stake is an example of how we’re systematically implementing this strategy.”

About Uniper

Uniper is a leading international energy company with activities in more than 40 countries and around 12,000 employees globally. Its business is the secure provision of energy and related services. Its main activities include power generation in Europe and Russia as well as global energy trading. The company is headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany.

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