BME Spain covers the four regional exchanges is Spain. There are 18 extractive companies listed on BME Spain, 6 of which are also covered by the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The total market cap of extractive companies listed on BME Spain is €329,754,655,000. Among the extractive companies listed on BME Spain is Respol, a Spanish company and the largest energy company in Latin America. Brazil is a key strategic area for Respol, with mining rights to 16 blocks there.
Sources: Revenue Watch Institute; Respol
Responsable de Financiación Innovadora y Sector Privado
Departamento de Campañas y Estudios
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12 June 2013 – The European Parliament voted through the Accounting and Transparency Directives by a huge majority. These oblige all EU listed, and large non-listed, companies to publish what they pay to the governments where they operate. You can read PWYP’s press release here
9 April 2013 – A milestone for PWYP as the EU reaches a deal on the EU Accounting Directive for country- and project-level reporting for extractive companies. You can find out more by reading PWYP’s press release.