How I can buy Grupo Argos shares?
If you want to become a shareholder of Grupo Argos, you should contact your trusted stock brokerage firm. If you do not know a brokerage firm, here you will find a list of such companies authorized to operate in Colombia.
Where do I get my tax certificate?
The tax certificate can be downloaded by clickour web page using your identification card number and your Deceval account number. If you do not know your Deceval account number, request with Fiducolombia (information below).
You can also request it at the shareholder service hotline of Bancolombia Trustee at telephone number 343 0023 in Bogota, 5107818 in Medellin or 01 8000 511 051 in the rest of the country, or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, you can request it through your broker firm.
When are dividends paid?
For 2013, Grupo Argos pays non taxed dividends of COP $ 230 per common and preferred stock per year, which are paid in cash in four quarterly installments at the rate of COP $ 57,5 per share for each quarterly installment.
The April 2013 payment will be made between April 18th and 29th. The July and October, 2012, payments will be made between the 5th and 14th of the month, and the January, 2014, payment will be made between January 9th and 20th.
What is the difference between Grupo Argos and Cementos Argos?
Grupo Argos is an infrastructure holding company with investments in the cement, energy, ports, coal and real estate businesses. Cementos Argos produces and sells cement and concrete and has operations in Colombia, the U.S. and the Caribbean; it is a subsidiary of Grupo Argos.
Grupo Argos is the largest and controlling shareholder of Cementos Argos, as it owns 60.7% of its shares and Cementos Argos in turn represents the biggest investment of Grupo Argos.
Where are the dividends deposited?
There are different mechanisms for the payment of dividends:
If you want your dividends to be paid through a bank account deposit, you must submit a written request to Fiduciaria Bancolombia offices at the address Cra 48 # 26-85 South Tower Floor Bancolombia Bueilding floor M, specifying the bank name, type of account (Checking or Savings), name and identification number of the account holder. If the account holder is different from the shareholder, approval must be signed by both and notarized.
Cash or check. you must give written notice to Fiduciaria Bancolombiain which of the branches that are authorized will the payment have place. It should be noted, that if the payment of dividends is going to be made to a third party, shall be accompanied by the respective autorization. It is also important to note that payments are made only on the dates established by the General Assembly of Shareholders, presenting a original ID.
Any other information or details will be gladly supplied by Fiduciaria Bancolombia SA, Bogota DC, located at Calle 31 No. 06-39, 19th Floor, telephone number 742 1576, or through the shareholder service office, located at Carrera 48 No. 26-85 Mezzanine, South Tower in Medellin, telephone number 444 7231, or on 01 8000 954 242 for the rest of the country.