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The EDF headquarters raided by the Financial Markets Authority

The AMF examines the financial information provided by the electric utility market since 2013. The subjects of “major overhaul” and EPR Hinkley Point is a central concern.

the EDF headquarters in Paris was raided Thursday by the financial markets Authority (AMF), according to a source familiar with the matter. The announcement confirmed a report in the World published on Thursday afternoon. According to the newspaper, several AMF investigators have asked to meet Pierre Todorov, Secretary General of the group, and would be seen release documents.

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AMFs’interroge on financial information provided by the electric utility market since 2013. “Three of the MFA were presented this morning at EDF and have therefore started an investigation process on the financial information EDF has provided the market since 2013, “said the source close to the dossier.

The renovation program of French plants ( “refit”) and the EPR project at Hinkley Point are particularly targeted, as clarified by Le Monde . EDF has, meanwhile, not to comment.

After having long been among the champions of the Paris flagship index, EDF was released late 2015 the CAC 40, the absence of market capitalization sufficient to maintain it. A sudden change of status for the electrician who was still, in 2008, the largest company listed on the Paris Stock Exchange.

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