Funds associated with George Soros bought a 3.1 per cent stake in FCC from the company’s biggest shareholder Esther Koplowitz. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images

George Soros has bought a stake in Spain’s FCC, becoming the second prominent international investor after Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates to bet on t(...)

Bill Gates: José Manuel Soria, Spain’s industry minister, told Spanish radio yesterday that the Gates’ investment demonstrated that the country’s economy now generated “greater confidence and credibility”

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has made a big bet on the recovery of Spain’s construction sector by becoming the second-largest shareholder in FCC, (...)