Groupe Bruxelles Lambert increases Lafarge stake

Groupe Bruxelles Lambert increases Lafarge stake
Published: 05 February 2009

According to Hemscott, Belgian daily L’Echo reported that  Groupe Bruxelles Lambert (GBL), an investment holding company, has acquired an additional 0.35 million shares, representing a 0.2% stake, in  Lafarge S.A., a manufacturer of cement and other construction materials, for EUR39 million. GBL has increased its stake from 17.4% to 17.6%.