IBEX

Gas Natural becomes Naturgy

Gas Natural Will Seek Purchases And Mergers After Becoming Naturgy

The general shareholders meeting of Gas Natural yesterday approved the change of name of the company, baptized Naturgy Energy Group. The group thus relaunches itself at the moment when it wants to take part in the corporate dance taking place in the energy sector. Gas Natural is passing through an historic phase, with drastic changes among its shareholders and leadership and with the design of a strategic plan for 2022.







Gas Natural to complete its exit from Colombia

Gas Natural Exits Colombia For Good

According to Colombia’s Stock Market, Gas Natural has agreed to sell the 15.46 million shares, or 41.89% stake, which it stills holds in its Colombian retail distribution unit Gas Natural ESP. With this move, the Spanish firm will complete its exit from Colombia.




Banco Santander

Santander records €1.566 Bn on its balance sheet related to its 49% stake in joint venture with Blackstone

Private equity fund Blackstone and Banco Santander have injected 300 million euros in the property fund in which both have a stake. The alliance is a mix of societies under the umbrella of parent company Project Quasar Investments 2017, which includes what was previously Banco Popular’s real estate portfolio. Its gross assets are valued at 30 billion euros, with a net value of 10 billion.