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Rights Issue Information

The following information is provided by Banco Santander, S.A. and is relevant to shareholders who hold their shares as CREST Depository Interests (CDIs) through the Santander Nominee Service.

A Capital Increase or Rights Issue was announced by Santander on 3 July 2017. All shareholders in the Santander Nominee Service will be sent a letter, along with a short Q&A document, setting out the arrangements that have been made for them in respect of the Rights Issue.

More information for shareholders in the Santander Nominee Service will be published here as it becomes available.

Sale of Pre-emptive Rights (Rights) prices and exchange rate

You can view the prices and exchange rate for the sale of rights here.

Free Share Purchase Service

Santander Nominee Service shareholders, who are resident in the EEA* and who wish to add to their investment in the Company, can find more information, including an application form and the terms and conditions of the service here.

Tax information

The sale or gift of Santander shares and rights has Spanish tax reporting implications. The following information has been provided by Banco Santander, S.A. For information on how to file a Spanish tax form (Form 210) click here.

Any further questions?

You can view the Rights Issue Q and A here or alternatively you can contact the Santander Nominee Service using any of the ways listed in the ‘Need more help?’ section to the right of this page.

* EEA means the European Economic Area. Click here for a list of countries in the EEA as at July 2017.

Need more help?

​If the information or FAQs on this page don't answer your question, you can contact us in any of the following ways:


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Phone0371 384 2000

International callers:
+44 121 415 7188

Textel/ Minicom:
0371 384 2255

Lines are open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm.




PostSantander Nominee Service
Aspect House
Spencer Road
BN99 6DA

Please include your Shareholder Reference (if you have one). This is the eleven digit number found on your Santander Nominee Service statement, recent dividend information or correspondence.

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This site is maintained as part of the Banco Santander, S.A. online Nominee Service by Equiniti. Equiniti Limited and Equiniti Financial Services Limited are part of the Equiniti group of companies and whose registered offices are Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing, West Sussex BN99 6DA. Company share registration, employee scheme and pension administration services are provided through Equiniti Limited, which is registered in England & Wales with No. 6226088. Investment and general insurance services are provided through Equiniti Financial Services Limited, which is registered in England & Wales with No. 6208699 and is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority.

Your holding of CDIs through the Santander Nominee Service gives you an entitlement to Banco Santander shares.