A Luxembourg-based financial holding company, Compagnie de Développement de l'Eau (CDE), which has been shareholders in Heckler & Koch AG for a number of years, has take over a majority stake in the company.
I know this is a Walther forum but I'm sure I'm not the only one here that enjoys other fine German firearms.
I take this as good news. HK was rumored to be in a tough financial situation for a while.
Sounds like they are now profitable and has new owners that know they are in the firearms business.