ERG to hold fourth quarter and full year 2013 results
The conference call is scheduled for 15.00 Italian time (14.00 UK time) on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
pursuant to article 81-ter of consob regulation no. 11971 dated 14 may 1999, as amended
The undersigned Luca Bettonte, Chief Executive Officer of ERG S.p.A, and Giorgio Coraggioso, Manager responsible for preparing the financial reports of ERG S.p.A, taking into account the provisions set out in Article 154-bis, subsections 3 and 4, of Italian Legislative Decree no. 58 dated 24 February 1998, represent as to:
- the suitability in relation to the characteristics of the business and
- the actual application of the administrative and accounting procedures for the preparation of the Consolidated Financial Statements as of and for the year ended 31 December 2013.
Evaluation of the suitability of the administrative and accounting procedures used to prepare the Consolidated Financial Statements as of and for the year ended 31 December 2013 is based on a process established by ERG S.p.A in accordance with the Internal Control – Integrated Framework model issued by the Committee of Sponsoring Organisations of the Treadway Commission, which represents a benchmark framework generally accepted at the international level.
a) were prepared in accordance with the applicable International Accounting Standards recognised in the European Community pursuant to Regulation (EC) no. 1606/2002 by the European Parliament and Council, dated 19 July 2002;
b) match the underlying accounting books and records;
c) are suitable to provide a true and fair view of the consolidated financial position and results of operations of the issuer and of the group of companies included in its consolidation;
3.2. the Report on Operations contains a reliable analysis of the consolidated operating performance and results, as well as the consolidated financial position of the issuer and the group of companies included in its consolidation, together with a description of the main risks and uncertainties to which they are exposed.
Genoa, Italy, 11 March 2014
The Chief Executive Officer
The Manager responsible for preparing the financial reports
ERG S.p.A. - Genova
Head of Corporate Finance & Investor Relations
0039 010 2401376
ERG S.p.A. - Genova
0039 010 2401423