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Investor Relations - Frequently Asked Questions

  • When does ERG pay a dividend? How much was the last dividend?

    The Shareholders' Meeting resolved to pay a dividend of 1.15 Euro per share, including a non-recurring component of 0.40 Euro per share, available for payment starting from 23 May 2018 (payment date), with an ex-dividend date (coupon no. 21) from 21 May 2018 (ex date) and record date of 22 May 2018.

    See the history of our dividends


  • Where can I find the main ERG historical steps?

    The main historical steps are in ERG Factsheet and in Our transformation.

  • Who is ERG's auditor?

    KPMG spa has been appointed auditor for the period 2018–2026 by the Shareholders' Meeting held on April 23rd 2018.


  • What is the code for ERG shares?

    All the shares listed on the Italian Stock Exchange are distinguished by an alphanumeric code that has international validity. This code is an ISIN (International Securities Identification Number). For ERG shares the ISIN code is IT0001157020. Shares are also identified with a ticker that for the Italian market is ERG; this code varies depending on the financial news agencies, for example our ticker for Reuters is ERG.MI and for Bloomberg is ERG.IM.


  • How many employees has the ERG Group?

    At 31 December 2017, the ERG Group had a total of 714 employees.


  • When was ERG first quoted in the stock market? What was its share price?

    ERG has been quoted since October 1997 and the IPO share price was Lire 6,000 or Euro 3,10.


  • Where can I find the historical ERG share prices?

    Clicking on the share price graph below, it is possible to download the historical prices in Excel or HTML format, alternatively within the interactive graph you can compare ERG's share price performance with that of its peers and the index.

    View the detailed share information page

  • When did the number of ERG's shares change?

    On 4 August 2005 ERG cancelled 11,462,000 treasury shares reducing share capital to 150,320,000 ordinary shares. This followed the decision of the shareholders' meeting on 28 April 2005.

    You can find all the changes in Share Capital

  • How many classes of share does ERG have?

    ERG has issued only ordinary shares.

  • In which Stock indexes is ERG included in?

    After the revision of italian stock exchange index system, ERG is part of the FTSE Italia All-Share (which replaced the old Mibtel index) and of the FTSE Italia Mid Cap Index.


  • Why has ERG left the STAR segment?

    ERG has left the STAR segment since it now has a market capitalisation of Euro 3 billion (as at the time of taking the decision). The capitalisation requested for the STAR segment is in fact less than Euro 1 billion. Notwithstanding its exit from the STAR segment the management of ERG is committed to maintaining the principal requirements of transparency and corporate governance envisaged for those companies that wish to be part of the STAR segment. ERG seeks constant growth in this segment as well which will lead to increasing visibility with national and international investment funds.


  • What large transactions has ERG carried out recently?

    10 January 2018 Sale of 51% of the shares of TotalErg S.p.A. and of 51% of the shares of Total Italia S.r.l. The transaction was concluded following the approval by the relevant Antitrust Authority and the completion of the demerger of the said branch of TotalErg S.p.A. in favour of Total Italia S.r.l.

    12 January 2018 Acquisition by VEI Green S.r.l., an investment holding controlled by PFH S.p.A. and owned by leading Italian institutional investors, of 100% of ForVei S.r.l., the ninth photovoltaic operator in Italy with a total installed capacity of 89 MW.

    15 January 2018 Acquisition of 100% of the capital of Windpark Linda GmbH & Co. KG, a company that holds the permits for the construction of a wind farm in Germany with 21.6 MW of power and an estimated production speed of approximately 50 GWh per annum.

    8 March 2018 Approval of 2018-2022 Strategic Plan. 

    21 March 2018 Acquisition by Vent d'Est S.a.s. of 75% of the capital of the two companies that own two wind farms in France with an overall capacity of 16.25 MW.

    6 April 2018 Signing of agreement with Impax New Energy Holding Cooperatief W.A., for the acquisition inFrance of two wind farms (26 MW) and a pipeline of approximately 750 MW. The transaction is expected to be closed in the second quarter of 2018.

    27 April 2018 Signing of agreement with Global Wind Power France for the acquisition of 100% of the capital of WP France S.a.s., the company which owns the rights, licences and permits for a 6.9 MW wind farm project in France.

  • When is the corporate events calendar published and where can I find it?

    The corporate events calendar will be announced by January 30 each year by a press release, and will be put on the Company's website. On our website you can find even an apposite section at the following link.

  • Where can I read the histiorical dividends paid by ERG and the dividend policy?

    We publish our dividend policy and the historical data on our dividends at the following link 


  • Which is ERG's strategy?

    ERG's industrial and financial targets and strategy are periodically updated during an investor day with the financial community and then released on our website at the following link.