BURSA 20.03.2017

Adina Ardeleanu (translated by Cosmin Ghidoveanu)
 
mărește imaginea
Surprise element: even though there are market rumors that BT is allied with Pogonaru, it is possible it will support Tudor Ciurezu at SIF Oltenia.
     *  There are market rumors that the Banca Transilvania group, as well as Swiss Capital are the most important players in the elections
     *  The ASF can use sanctions for acting in concert to tilt the scales in favor of one side or the other
       The elections for new elections at the SIF are causing tumult on the stock market. What's at stake are the assets of 1.69 billion Euros of the five companies.
     With a maximum holding limit of 5% in each SIF, the shareholders have already made their nominations for the directors of SIF1 Banat Crișana, SIF2 Moldova, SIF3 Transilvania and SIF5 Oltenia and are at the stage of negotiating the lists. Shareholders have to forge coalitions, because the vote is not cumulative, and the calculations have to be done in such a manner that candidates have to get at least 51% of the votes from the present shareholders, if they are to get a seat in the next executive structures.
     Last minute betrayals and misleading rumors are nothing out of the ordinary, and one element that could change plans are the sanctions for acting in concert which the Financial Oversight Authority can issue. In the past, the predecessor of the ASF, the CNVM, decided that certain entities were acting in concert and restricted the voting rights for some shareholder groups, on the very night before two of the general shareholder meetings.
     The elections of SIF Oltenia have drawn the highest interest, so far, judging by the name of 17 candidates, with the main "attraction" being the 6% stake in BCR that SIF Oltenia has in its portfolio.
     There are rumors in the market that one of the most important players in this year's elections at the SIFs is the Banca Transilvania group, as well as the group led by Swiss Capital.
     There are some rumors that BT seeks a greater influence on all the executive structures of the SIFs, after four years ago, the president of Banca Transilvania, Horia Ciorcilă, and Radu Hanga, executive director of Strategy Coordination Department of Banca Transilvania, joined the board of SIF Moldova.
     Officially however, Banca Transilvania has recorded candidates only at SIF Moldova and SIF Oltenia.
     Other voices claim that Swiss Capital wants greater influence at the SIFs, at, coincidentally or not, it has two candidates for SIF2 and SIF5, and furthermore, it is close to SIF1 Banat Crișana and implicitly, SIF4 Muntenia.
     The interest of BT in SIF5 is demonstrated by the fact that the Group is moving Radu Hanga from SIF2 to SIF Oltenia, which has traditionally been the battleground between businessman Florin Pogonaru and current president Tudor Ciurezu.
     Even though there is talk in the market that BT has made an alliance with Pogonaru, some sources are saying that there is a strong possibility of BT supporting Tudor Ciurezu as well, aside from Ana Bobircă, nominated by investment fund Business Capital for Romania Opportunity Fund (BOF), controlled by Florin Pogonaru and Erste Bank.
     According to some market sources, BT and Pogonaru also support Cristian Micu, board member at the BSE, and Ștefan Filip, of the EBRD, for the management of SIF5. Ștefan Filip, who is also supported by SIF2 CEO Costel Ceocea, was nominated by Grigore Filip, who is the CEO of Aerostar, in which SIF Moldova, has a stake of 14.9%.
     There are some rumors that the Ciurezu side also includes Swiss Capital, but which has nominated Sorin Apostol and Ioana-Valeria Avram, nominated by two shareholders.
     Aside from Ciurezu, five members of the current Board of Directors, namely vice-president Anina Radu, Cristian Bușu (current president of Electrica), Victor Căpitanu (of One United Properties), Nicolae Stoian and Carmen Popa.
     Bogdan Iliescu, who sits on the Boards of Electrica and Transgaz, wants a seat on the Board of Directors of SIF5, as does Gabriel Crețu, of Adwisers Financial IFN, and Liviu Giugiumică, of Trident Capital Investments, one of the oldest brokerages on the Romanian stock market. There are rumors in the market that it is backed by funds in London, involved in the Romanian market, as well as a major real estate investor in Romania. The shareholders of SIF Oltenia have also nominated Dorel Berceanu and Mircea Oancea.
     With a battle of such scale, market sources are saying that all the candidates are making "pilgrimages" to the NN and Allianz funds for support.
     Things are still fluid at SIF Oltenia, and the elections of April 4th will show more clearly the alliances in the market, which will also matter later for SIF Banat Crișana and SIF Transilvania.
     On Friday, three "deal" transactions with SIF5 shares were made, representing 3.75% of the capital of the issuer in total, for a total amount of 41.38 million lei, at a price of 1.9 lei/share up almost 16% over the beginning of last week. Shares of SIF5 saw spikes of 4.15% and 3.63% in the two days that preceded the deals, which were made at a price 7.34% higher than the reference.
     At SIF Moldova, the current Board has proposed five candidates. The agenda also includes the proposal to cut the number of members on the Board of Directors from seven to five: Horia Ciorcilă, Octavian Radu, Iancu Cătălin Jianu, vice-president Claudiu Doroș and chairman Costel Ceocea.
     Swiss Capital has two nominations for SIF2 Moldova, namely Robert Cosmin Pană and Olimpiu Blăjuț.
     At SIF Transilvania, the elections will be held on April 28th, and over there, market sources expect a new confrontation between the shareholder faction that supports current CEO Mihai Fercală and that of Constantin Frățilă, one of the biggest shareholders of SIF3.
     The elections of SIF Banat Crișana will be held on April 20th. President SIF1 Bogdan Drăgoi and vice-president Octavian Avrămoiu each want a new term, just like the other board members Ion Stancu, Dan Weiler and Ionel-Marian Ciucioi. Aside from the current board members, three more individuals have submitted their candidacies: Marcel Heinz Pfister, deputy director Bank Alpinum AG, lawyer Radu Răzvan Străuț, who between 2010 and 2015 worked with Reff și Asociații, and Sorin Marica, former advisor in the Ministry of Tourism, former chairman of brokerage firm Active International and president of Dracula Park.
     Market sources are talking about disagreements at the top of SIF1, and given that SIFs have holdings in each others, their resolution will influence the vote that SIF1 will cast in these elections. 
 

 
Readers' comments    [ add a comment ] 
Aceeasi sectiune (English Section)
11 DAYS LEFT / TRICKS TO FORCE THE EXTENSION OF THE MANDATE OF THE CEO OF THE BSE
FINANCE MINISTER CONFIRMS WHAT BURSA REPORTED FIVE MONTHS AGO:
GABRIEL DUMITRAȘCU, ABOUT THE INCREASE OF THE PRICE OF ELECTRICITY:
IN THE ROW OF THE DOUBLE STANDARD
CEC BANK CHAIRMAN REACTS TO THE STATEMENTS OF LUCIAN ISAR:
Ediții precedente
Newsletter Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn RSS
Jurnal Bursier
18.08.2017
BVB
     * Titlurile BRD, cele mai tranzacționate
       Piața principală a Bursei de Valori București (BVB) a înregistrat, în ședința de tranzacționare de ieri, o lichiditate de 48,7 milioane de lei (10,63 milioane euro), mult mai mică decât cea...  detalii
18.08.2017
BURSELE DIN LUME
     Acțiunile tranzacționate la bursele din Europa au scăzut ușor ieri, pe fondul îndoielilor traderilor privind o viitoare majorare a dobânzii de către banca centrală americană.  detalii
17.08.2017
BVB
     Piața principală a Bursei de Valori București (BVB) a fost dominată, în ședința de ieri, de două tranzacții de tip "deal" realizate cu acțiuni "SIF Moldova" (SIF2), totalizând 51,5...  detalii
17.08.2017
BURSELE DIN LUME
     Acțiunile companiilor listate la bursele din Europa au urmat un curs pozitiv ieri, investitorii îndreptându-și atenția către informațiile economice odată ce tensiunile geopolitice s-au mai redus.  detalii
11.08.2017
BVB
     * Marcel Murgoci, "Estinvest": "Ședința s-a desfășurat în ton cu ceea ce s-a întâmplat pe piețele externe"
     * "OMV Petrom" și "Banca Transilvania" și-au publicat rezultatele la șase luni
       Ședința de tranzacționare de ieri de la Bursa de Valori București (BVB) a fost una de scăderi, care s-a desfășurat "în ton" cu evoluțiile de pe piețele externe, potrivit domnului Marcel...  detalii
11.08.2017
BURSELE DIN LUME
     Bursele din Europa au urmat un curs descendent ieri, pe fondul persistenței tensiunilor geopolitice dintre Coreea de Nord și SUA, care și-au adresat reciproc amenințări.  detalii
Cotații Internaționale

Curs Valutar

Curs valabil din data de
1 Dolar australian...
1 Leva bulgărească...
1 Dolar canadian....
1 Franc elvețian...
1 Coroană cehă...
1 Coroană daneză...
1 Liră egipteană...
1 Euro...
1 Liră sterlină...
100 Forinți maghiari...
100 Yeni japonezi...
1 Leu moldovenesc...
1 Coroană norvegiană...
1 Zlot polonez...
1 Rublă rusească...
1 Coroană suedeză...
1 Liră turcească...
1 Dolar S.U.A...
1 Rand sud-african...
1 Real brazilian...
1 Renminbi chinezesc...
1 Rupie indiană...
100 Woni sud-coreeni...
1 Peso mexican...
1 Dolar neo-zeelandez...
1 Dinar sărbesc...
1 Hryvna ucraineană...
1 Dirham emirate arabe...
1 Kuna croată...
1 Bahtul thailandez...
1 Gram aur...
1 DST...
AUD
BGN
CAD
CHF
CZK
DKK
EGP
EUR
GBP
HUF
JPY
MDL
NOK
PLN
RUB
SEK
TRL
USD
ZAR
BRL
CNY
INR
KRW
MXN
NZD
RSD
UAH
AED
HRK
THB
XAU
XDR
3,0951
2,3460
3,0880
4,0606
0,1758
0,6170
0,2198
4,5883
5,0360
1,5110
3,5800
0,2198
0,4918
1,0728
0,0657
0,4805
1,1069
3,9066
0,2946
1,2305
0,5855
0,0609
0,3423
0,2184
2,8612
0,0385
0,1531
1,0636
0,6199
0,1176
162,7078
5,5046
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
click aici pentru cursurile pieței valutare - istoric
English Section
11.08.2017
     Twenty seven banks haven't paid any profit tax in the last 6 years, which has shaken Minister of Public Finances Ionuț Mișa, as well as some MPs, bankers and even the Governor of the National...  details
10.08.2017
11 DAYS LEFT / TRICKS TO FORCE THE EXTENSION OF THE MANDATE OF THE CEO OF THE BSE
     Considering how many tricks Lucian Anghel, the president of the Bucharest Stock Exchange has tried, in order to extend the term of CEO Ludwik Sobolewski, it would be actually crazy if they...  details
08.08.2017
JACK CUTIȘTEANU, PETPROD:
     The state speculates the economy and household consumers, through Hidroelectrica, CEO, Nucleareletrica and CEH, says Jack Cutișteanu, the CEO of Petprod, referring to the evolution of the price of...  details
03.08.2017
FINANCE MINISTER CONFIRMS WHAT BURSA REPORTED FIVE MONTHS AGO:
     * PNL senator Daniel Cătălin Zamfir asks for a "list of shame" of banks that don't pay taxes
     * According to information obtained by BURSA, between 2011-2015, banks in Romania paid 1.3 billion lei (288 million Euros) in taxes
       Public Finance Minister Ionuț Mișa says that almost three quarters of banks operating in Romania haven't paid profit tax in the last few years. With that statement, the head of the Finance...  details
02.08.2017
GABRIEL DUMITRAȘCU, ABOUT THE INCREASE OF THE PRICE OF ELECTRICITY:
     * Dumitrașcu: "Among other things, we recently even had to import the system services, and system services energy is three times more expensive than that on the Day-Ahead market"
       The price of electricity and its increase on the Day-ahead market (PZU) of the OPCOM exchange keeps causing discontent among the players and specialists on the market and is keeping consumers on...  details
01.08.2017
EUROPEAN MP RAMONA MĂNESCU:
     * "We have asked for clarifications and a position of the Commission on whether the Hungarian initiative complies with the Energy Security Strategy of the European Union and the coordination with BRUA"
       The announcement of Hungarian gas operator FGSZ that BRUA would end in Hungary instead of in Austria was surprising and it didn't come as a result of consultations with its regional partners or...  details
31.07.2017
STOCK MARKET SOURCES:
     Lucian Anghel, the president of the BSE, today summoned the Board of the BSE to discuss the terms of the contract of Ludwik Sobolewski, whose mandate expires on August 21st. According to sources...  details
28.07.2017
IN THE ROW OF THE DOUBLE STANDARD
     * The Minister of Agriculture continues to hide the names of the products that have a double standard and of their producers
     * "The minister of agriculture mismanaged the issue of the double standard of food products", says Costel Stanciu, the president of the APC, who asked for the resignation of Petre Daea
       The results of the tests concerning the double standard, conducted on some of the foods and presented on Wednesday by agriculture minister Petre Daea has raised a series of questions, angering both...  details
27.07.2017
ROW AROUND OLTCHIM
     * Ștefan Vuza made a series of statements lately, saying that Oltchim is not making investments, that are there companies that parasitize Oltchim and that the plant's profit isn't real
     * Oltchim executives: "It can be said that the participation of Chimcomplex in the process for the sale of Oltchim has been made exclusively in order to get access to information that would then be used for the benefit of their own businesses"
     * Piperea: "If, because of these statements, the sale of the distinct blocks of assets fails, then Oltchim will bring a tort liability lawsuit, signed by me"
       At Oltchim there is corruption and there are no parasite companies, lawyer Gheorghe Piperea, bankruptcy trustee of the Râmnicu Vâlcea plant, in response to the statements made over the course of...  details
26.07.2017
SOURCES CLOSE TO THE SITUATION:
     * Sources: "A large segment of the price asked for the Mariott building represents the loan contracted by Grand SRL and guaranteed by the state"
     * Dedeman wants to buy the Marriott complex, according to our sources
     * AFI Europe has announced that Dedeman is scrapping plans to buy AFI 4 and 5
       The Austrians of Strabag are asking for 140 million Euros for the building the Marriott hotel of Bucharest is operating in, according to sources close to the deal.  details
25.07.2017
SPECIALISTS:
     * The BRUA project can no longer be funded, after Hungary announced that it would stop on the Hungarian territory, our sources are saying
       The BRUA pipeline, which was supposed to go through Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary and Austria, will have the same fate as Nabucco, meaning it won't be built, some market specialists think.  details
24.07.2017
CEC BANK CHAIRMAN REACTS TO THE STATEMENTS OF LUCIAN ISAR:
     * (Interview with Mr. Radu Grațian Ghețea, the president of CEC Bank)
     * CEC Bank intends to end this year with a three figure profit
     * CEC Bank chairman: "When the EBA makes moves and finds an easing of interest rates is possible, then that will happen over here as well"
     * Radu Ghețea: "In the case of Romcab, we have begun the foreclosure, we have foreclosed some of the collaterals and we will continue to foreclose on others"
       CEC Bank intends to end this year with a three figure profit, Radu Grațian Ghețea, the chairman of the bank told us in a sizeable interview.  details
22.07.2017
MIRCEA URSACHE, ASF:
     * Ursache: "Romcab is required to file the same reports during its restructuring period as it would during normal operation"
       "Romcab" (MCAB) has the same reporting obligations, during the restructuring period, that it does during its regular operation, said Mircea Ursache, vice-president of the Financial...  details
19.07.2017
MIRCEA URSACHE CONFIRMS:
     * Ursache: "We are asking the market operator to comply with corporate governance"
     * In fact, the investigation targets Lucian Anghel, the president of the BSE, because he is the one that can summon the board
       The Financial Oversight Authority is conducting an analysis of the manner of summoning and unfolding of the Board of Directors of the Bucharest Stock Exchange Mircea Ursache, vice-president of the...  details
17.07.2017
     The Association of Brokers has taken a stand against the exclusion of the BURSA newspaper from the guest list of the official events of the Bucharest Stock Exchange, reported on Friday.  details
.