The Motley Fool

If You Like Royal Dutch Shell plc’s Dividends, You Should Love The BG Group plc Deal!

Shareholders in both Royal Dutch Shell (LSE: RDSB) and BG Group (LSE: BG) are set to have their say on the historic merger of the two companies at the end of the month. But which way should they vote? Owain Bennallack dives in…

Sign up for FREE issues of The Motley Fool Collective. Do you want straightforward views on what’s happening with the stock market, direct to your inbox? Help yourself with our FREE email newsletter designed to help you protect and grow your portfolio. Click here to get started now — it’s FREE!

Our top analysts have highlighted five shares in the FTSE 100 in our special free report "5 Shares To Retire On". To find out the names of the shares and the reasons behind their inclusion, simply click here to view it immediately with no obligations whatsoever.


Owain Bennallack owns shares in Shell and BG. The Motley Fool UK has recommended Royal Dutch Shell B. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.