2.1. Shareholder profile
The information in the table refers to 31 December of each year.
General information
2010
2011
2012
Total number of shares
83,615,558 83,615,558 83,615,558
Avg. number of shares held per shareholder
1,601
1,624
[1,538]
Breakdown by type of Shareholder
Institutional shareholders
Non-controlling shareholders
2010
2011
2012
2010
2011
2012
Number of shareholders
3,290
3,116
2,979
48,950
48,361
51,382
% of total shareholders
6.30%
6.05%
5.48% 93.70% 93.95% 94.52%
Number of shares
56,240,648
57,307,689
51,901,078 27,374,910
26,307,869
31,714,480
% of share capital
67.26% 68.54% 62.07% 32.74% 31.46% 37.93%
Breakdown by nationality
Spanish shareholders
Foreign shareholders
2010
2011
2012
2010
2011
2012
Number of shareholders
51,773
51,017
53,894
467
460
467
% of total shareholders
99.11% 99.11% 99.14%
0.89%
0.89%
0.86%
Number of shares
69,299,916
65,947,623
66,865,206
14,315,642
17,667,935
16,750,352
% of share capital
82.88% 78.87% 79.97% 17.12% 21.13% 20.03%
Breakdown of shares by country
Spain
81.36%
Belgium
0.67%
United Kingdom
7.85%
US
2.50%
France
1.78%
Switzerland
2.32%
Luxembourg
2.11%
Other Countries
1.41%
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BME shareholders
Corporate and Social
Responsibility
Report 2012
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