The BME securities offering (the “Offering") and stock market listing of “Bolsas y Mercados Españoles, Sociedad Holding de Mercados y Sistemas Financieros, S.A.” ("BME"), has been carried out by a public Offering exclusively in the spanish jurisdiction, and its terms and conditions are described in the Offering Memorandum approved and registered on June 29, 2006 in the official register of the “Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores” (CNMV). This Offering Memorandum can be reviewed through this BME website and CNMV website (www.cnmv.es).
BME shares stock Market listing on the Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao and Valencia Stock Exchanges, and trading through S.I.B.E, took place on July 14, 2006.
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