Holcim says treasury share sale concluded

Holcim says treasury share sale concluded
Published: 25 January 2005

Holcim has sold treasury shares amounting to about 430 million Swiss francs ($364m), the Swiss cement maker said on Tuesday, as it is bidding for Britain’s Aggregate Industries and for India’s Associated Cement Companies Ltd. The world’s second-biggest cement maker said the shares had been successfully placed in the market in the past few days.