Become a shareholder

Different shareholding options

There are 3 different ways that Alstom shares can be held:

Direct Registered Share Accounts:

  • The shares are registered with the Company and managed by BNP Paribas Securities Services which acts as Alstom’s registrar. 
  • You are known to Alstom by name.
  • You will automatically receive notices and preparatory documents for the Shareholders’ Annual General Meetings.
  • To participate in Shareholders’ Annual General Meetings, you do not have to provide evidence of ownership of the shares.

Advantages of holding Direct Registered Shares:  

  • If you register the shares directly with the Company (as opposed to with your financial intermediary) there are no custodial or administration charges.
  • There is no minimum holding required to open a registered securities account.

Registered Share Accounts:

  • The shares are registered with the Company but held by a financial intermediary.
  • You are known to Alstom by name.
  • If the shareholder wants to sell their securities, they must contact directly their bank who held the securities to complete the transaction.
  • You will automatically receive notices and preparatory documents for the Shareholders’ Annual General Meetings.
  • To participate in Shareholders’ Annual General Meetings, you do not have to provide evidence of ownership of the shares.

Bearer Shares:

  • The shares are registered in an account with a financial intermediary of the shareholder’s choice.
  • Alstom does not know the name of the shareholder. 

Please find below information concerning the difference between registered and bearer shares. 

If you would like to transfer your shares to the Alstom registrar, managed by BNP Paribas Securities Services, please fill in the form on the right and return it to your financial intermediary.  You can also find there other forms that you may need if you are a registered shareholder.

   Direct registered share  Registered share    Bearer share 
Account manager  BNP Paribas appointed by Alstom to act as your share registration agent
 Your financial intermediary
 
 Buy and sell order  Through our shareholder service 0 800 50 90 51 Through your financial intermediary: time scales can be required to transform registered share into bearer share before sale Through your financial intermediary
 Management fees  No handling or management fees Fixed by your financial intermediary
 
 Bank Commision  Free  Fixed by your financial intermediary
 
 Brokerage fees  0,3% of the gross amount of the transaction with a minimum of €6.00 without VAT  Billed by your financial intermediary. A percentage of the transaction amount is generally deducted with a minimum amount
 

Types of Stock Market Orders

If you would like to know more about the different types of stock market orders that can take place on NYSE Euronext European cash markets, please consult the link on the right of the page.

In order to be processed, all orders must include the following information:

  • the name of the share to be traded - ALSTOM
  • the ISIN code of the shares to be traded – FR0010220475
  • the type of transaction (buy or sell)
  • the quantity of shares
  • the shareholders’ account number
  • the order validity date

Your contacts

1. Alstom Investor Relations (Individual shareholders)

Calling from France, individual shareholders can use the following toll free number from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (CET)

Numéro vert gratuit : 0 800 50 90 51

From outside France, please dial: +33 (0) 1 57 06 87 78*

* Calls to this number will be charged at your operator’s standard international rate.

  • Dial ‘1’ when given the option to consult the share price.
  • Dial ‘2’ when given the option to access the financial agenda or specific events dedicated to shareholders.
  • Dial ‘3’ when given the option to access the registered shareholders service with BNP Paribas Securities Services.
  • Dial ‘4’ when given the option to talk to an Alstom operator.

2. BNP Paribas Securities Services (Registered shareholders)

 As a registered shareholder, you have the possibility to consult your account via Internet and to manage your sale/buy orders via Planetshares (BNP Paribas Securities Services’ extranet): https://planetshares.bnpparibas.com/index.jsp

An identification code and a password to login were sent to you by BNP Paribas Securities Services. If you experience any connectivity or login issues, please contact them directly.  

You will find, in this page, different downloadable documents that you may need as a registered individual shareholder (sell or purchase shares, change to direct registered share account, change of address…). 

By email:

PARIS.BP2S.SERVICE.ACTIONNAIRES.NOMINATIF@bnpparibas.com

By telephone/Fax:

Telephone: toll free number from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (CET)

Numéro vert gratuit : 0 800 50 90 51

Telephone keypad “3”.

From outside France, please dial: +33 (0) 1 57 06 87 78* and telephone keypad “3”.

* Calls to this number will be charged at your operator’s standard international rate.

Fax: +33 (0)1 55 77 34 17

By post:

Grands Moulins de Pantin
9 rue du Débarcadère
93761 Pantin Cedex
France