Dear friends of the BMV, Jose Oriol Bosch, friends all.
Today is especially relevant for FINSA and Walton Street Capital for several reasons.
- This second issue of certificates Development $ 5,000 million, marks the continuation of an important stage of sustained growth for FINSA. Thanks to this successful placement, market enthusiasm to continue to face the extraordinary demand from industrial sectors is confirmed, and leveraging existing trust Mexico and consequently by FINSA.
- The first placement, made in 2012, amounting to $ 2,750 million, resulting in an increase of 1.2 million square meters in our lease portfolio. Thus creating 74 new manufacturing plants that generate more than 50,000 new jobs.
- This second place represents, once again, the alternative investment to the general public, to have access to business opportunities FINSA has been generating over nearly 40 years, with a solid platform to continue serving the extraordinary dynamics our sector.
- This new development comes at a momentous time, marked by the growth of our country. It is committed to FINSA, support and encourage the development of Mexico promoting the arrival of new and solid investment and encourage the growth of companies already established in the country.
I am convinced that this operation consolidates the FINSA name as one of the most important and experienced development companies in Mexico. Today, FINSA manages one of the largest portfolios in Latin America, and operates 25 industrial parks. We have developed more than 10 million m2, with 42 locations, serving more than 1,600 companies that generate 300,000 direct employment sources.
After this capital injection of 5,000 million pesos, we have designed a plan that includes investments in strategic markets with industrial vocation in all of Mexico, with greater emphasis on North, Central and Bajio regions, focusing mainly in the automotive, aerospace , logistics and manufacturing.
Finally, I want to thank all of you for your confidence in FINSA, fills us with pleasure and satisfaction to be part of the ongoing effort by the BMV, to bring the capital of the investing public, the business opportunities generated by these investment vehicles.
To our Walton Street Capital equity partners with whom we have established a successful relationship and market vision.
To our underwriters – Banorte, Bancomer and Credit Suisse – who supported us throughout this process, our appreciation for this successful placement.
In particular, our acknowledgment to Afores, Banorte-Century 21, Sura, Profuturo-GNP, Pensionissste and Principal, who chose to participate with FINSA, thank you for trusting our company.