Capital Group increases stake in Holcim

Capital Group increases stake in Holcim
Published: 08 March 2006

Holcim Ltd said Wednesday that Capital Group of the US has slightly increased its stake in the Swiss cement maker to 10 per cent from 9.99 per cent previously.  The stake translates into 22,997,155 registered shares and voting rights.  Swiss exchange law stipulates that crossing a 10 per cent threshold requires official notification.