Barclay's Global Investors UK Holding has acquired a 5.09% voting stake in Hungarian drug maker Richter Gedeon, Richter said on the website of the Budapest Stock Exchange.
Two-thirds of Richter's shares are held by foreign institutional traders. Shareholders with stakes over 5% - the threshold for disclosure - include The Bank of New York, with a 9.57% stake. The biggest domestic shareholder in Richter is the Hungarian National Asset Manager, with a 25.12% stake. (MTI – Econews)