News and Publications
April 28th, 2016 - Dr. Thomas Gabelmann and Marc Gerards Offshore Wind rückt wieder in Betracht (German language only)
March 30th 2016, Cologne Please note: Effective as of March 30th, 2016 our company was renamed HKCF Corporate Finance GmbH.
November 2nd, 2015 - Martin Lawin und Marc Gerards Aktuelle Beobachtungen zum Finanzierungsmarkt für Stadtwerke (German language only)
May 15th 2015, Kiel HKCF successfully advises State Capital of Kiel
April 22nd, 2015, Darmstadt Disposal of an onshore wind farm portfolio in France
The German utility HEAG Südhessische Energie AG (HSE) headquartered in Darmstadt sold a wind farm portfolio with a generation capacity of some 31 megawatts to the fund FP Lux Investments S.A. SICAV, Luxembourg.
April 2015, Cologne Hegel Karbenn & Cie. Corporate Finance GmbH acted as exclusive financial advisor to Stadtwerke Lübeck on the structuring and arrangement of the mid-term debt financing 2015 - 2017.
April 2015 – et – Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen Trends in der Innovationsfinanzierung im deutschen Energiesektor (German language only)
February 1st, 2015 – Energie & Management Rekommunalisierung trotz leerer Kassen? (German language only)
January 23rd 2015 - Dietmar Rath – Partner, Hegel Karbenn & Cie. Corporate Finance GmbH Eine Industrie wird abgebaut (German language only)
November 11th, 2014, Kassel 35 Prozent der EAM gehen an Kommunen (German language only)
November 10th, 2014, Kassel 109 Kommunen kaufen sich ein (German language only)
EAM Verträge in Kassel unterzeichnet More
August 18th 2014, Köln Personelle Veränderung bei Hegel Karbenn & Cie. (German language only)
February 14th 2014, energate messenger Repower combined cycle gas turbine power plant in Leverkusen (German language only)
December 17th 2013, Dusseldorf E.ON sells stake in E.ON Mitte
Hegel Karbenn & Cie. Corporate Finance GmbH acted as M&A- and financial advisor to consortium of municipal shareholders.
November 29th 2013, Berlin Gasag geht strategische Partnerschaft mit Dahmen Rohrleitungsbau ein (German language only)
Hegel Karbenn & Cie. Corporate Finance GmbH acted as advisor to GASAG Berliner Gaswerke Aktiengesellschaft
August 06th 2013, Lübeck Dong Energy verkauft Anteil der Stadtwerke Lübeck an STAWAG (German language only)
July 04th 2013, Lübeck Pokern bis zum Ende: So ist der Stadtwerke-Rückkauf geplatzt (German language only)
May 11th 2013, Göttingen Rückkauf der Stromaktien (German language only)
March 7th 2013, Kulmbach AGO AG closes sale of Alperstedt power plant
February 4th 2013, Energie Informationsdienst Hegel Karbenn mit drittem Jahr zufrieden (German language only)
December 21st 2012, Koblenz/Essen KEVAG wird vollständig kommunal (German language only)
October 1st 2012, EUWID AGO AG verkauft Biomasse-HKW Alperstedt (German language only)
July 2nd 2012, energate messenger RWE gibt VSE-Anteile ab (German language only)
April 20th 2012, Energie Informationsdienst Stadtwerke sind geeignete Investoren (German language only)
February 23rd 2012, Saarbrücker newspaper Sale of VSE package is decided
The Essen-based energy company RWE reduced its shareholding in VSE from 69.33% to slightly above 50%. Buyers are the Saarland and five local utilities. The reactions were largely positive.(German language only)
December 2011 Speicher in der Auktion (German language only)
September 2011, Düsseldorf 13,365 euros for the education initiative from the German Children and Youth
The conference and seminar provider EUROFORUM
Deutschland SE has donated 13,365 euros to the initiative “Aller Anfang ist Bildung” (The
first step is always education) from the German Children and Youth Foundation (DKJS),
which aims to improve the educational opportunities for socially deprived children.
July 2011, Cologne Vattenfall sells minority stake in ENSO Energie Sachsen Ost AG
May 2011, Cologne Danpower GmbH acquires Dalkia Energy Services GmbH
February 2011, Cologne Vattenfall sells minority stake in the hard-coal fired power plant Rostock
December 2010, Cologne Vattenfall sells minority stake in Stadtwerke Kassel
May 25th 2010, Energy & Management Michael Hegel: „It´s all about risk selection“
Former Sal. Oppenheim investment bankers Michael Hegel and Frank Karbenn about good money during bad times. (German language only)
Januar 21st 2010, Berlin 17th Handelsblatt annual conference: energy industry 2010
Presentation by Michael Hegel: Capital market crisis and the energy industry – what remains? (German language only)
January 12th 2010, Süddeutsche Zeitung Oppenheim team to leave
Michael Hegel, head of the industry group energy/ public sector of Sal. Oppenheim bank in Cologne, his deputy Frank Karbenn as well as four additional members of the team have founded a Cologne-based company specialized on advisory service to the energy industry.
January 11th 2010, Cologne Hegel Karbenn & Cie. enters into strategic partnership with con|energy ag
As of the beginning of 2010, Hegel Karbenn & Cie. Corporate Finance GmbH in its function as a highly specialized advisor to the energy sector has commenced its services. Hegel Karbenn & Cie. offers independent and comprehensive corporate finance advise with emphasis on the energy sector, renewable energies & cleantech, infrastructure, water & waste water and disposal services both in the private as well as public sector. The renowned team comprises both industry and corporate finance specialists with the experience from well beyond 200 transactions in the German and European energy sector.