- “The SID, after nine editions, has become a model forum for the international investor community” stands out the minister.
- Calviño mentions as well that the growth seen for Spain will still being strong.
16/01/2019 Nadia Calviño, finance and business minister, has lead the IX Edition lunch of the Spain Investors Day (SID). SID is a forum where the main Spanish business listed on the stock exchange meets the biggest international investors. The minister has assured that Spanish economy is solidly growing, with a 2.6% projection in 2018, based on the first three months of the year data, while, for 2019, is projected a 2.2% PIB rise.
The minister has insisted that the Spanish economy is not only progressing, it has developed strongly, especially when comparing to their European brothers. Calviño has pointed that, “after five years without any growth or negative growth, Spanish economy has got out of the crisis with strength”.
Taking advantage of the strong investor’s presence at the lunch, the minister has insisted on the vital importance for the economy, to reduce the debt ratio-PIB. Likewise, Calviño has commented that a forum like the SID, with a noticeable international influence, is “the best opportunity to boast about the solid numbers” of Spain.
Related to the budgets, the minister of economy has added that “there is no finance sustainability with out social sustainability” before explaining how the budgets are attacking issues so crucial like child´s poverty or, for example, the scholarship rise.
Spain Investors day main objective is to put in contact listed Spanish business with foreign investors for them to meet the latest exercise results and future plans. This forum, promoted and organised by Estudio de Comunicación, relies again with BNP PARIBAS and EXANE BNP PARIBAS as strategic partners. The sponsors that makes this meeting possible are GRANT THORNTON, AON, CECABANK, PRISA, ICEX, Equipo Económico, Linklaters, BME and Blacktoro.
The 43 confirmed business, that mean a participation record are: ACCIONA, ACERINOX, AENA, ALMIRALL, ATRESMEDIA, BANCO SABADELL, BANKINTER, BME, CAIXABANK, CECABANK, CIE AUTOMOTIVE, CORPORACIÓN ALBA, EBRO FOODS, ENAGAS, ENCE, ENDESA, EUSKALTEL, FERROVIAL, FLUIDRA, GESTAMP, GRUPO ACS, GRUPO CATALANA OCCIDENTE, IBERDROLA, ICEX, INDRA, INMOBILIARIA COLONIAL, INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES GROUP, MAPFRE, MASMOVIL, MEDIASET ESPAÑA, MELIA HOTELS, MERLIN PROPERTIES, PARQUES REUNIDOS, PRISA, PROSEGUR, PROSEGUR CASH, RED ELÉCTRICA DE ESPAÑA, SACYR, SIEMENS GAMESA, TÉCNICAS REUNIDAS, UNICAJA, VIDRALA and VOCENTO.