At December 31, 2020, the fully subscribed and paid-up share capital of Enel SpA totaled €10,166,679,946, represented by the same number of ordinary shares with a par value of €1.00 each. Share capital is unchanged compared with that registered at December 31, 2019. In 2020 the Company purchased a total of 1,720,000 treasury shares to support the 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan (“LTI Plan”) for the management of Enel and/or its subsidiaries pursuant to Article 2359 of the Italian Civil Code. Considering the number of treasury shares already owned, Enel SpA holds a total of 3,269,152 treasury shares, all supporting the 2019 and 2020 LTI Plans.
At December 31, 2020, based on the shareholders register and the notices submitted to CONSOB and received by the Company pursuant to Article 120 of Legislative Decree 58 of February 24, 1998, as well as other available information, shareholders with an interest of greater than 3% in the Company’s share capital included the Ministry for the Economy and Finance (with a 23.585% stake), BlackRock Inc. (with a stake of 5.081% held for asset management purposes) and Capital Research and Management Company (with a 5.029% stake held for asset management purposes).
Composition of shareholder base
Since 1999, Enel has been listed on the Mercato Telematico Azionario organized and operated by Borsa Italiana SpA. Enel’s shareholders include leading international investment funds, insurance companies, pension funds and ethical funds.
The number of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investors in Enel has been rising steadily: at December 31, 2020, socially responsible investors (SRIs) held around 14.6% of the share capital (compared with 10.8% at December 31, 2019), while investors who have signed the Principles for Responsible Investment represent 47.8% of the share capital (compared with 43% at December 31, 2019).