Carlos Slim Helú has acquired additional shares of Saks Inc., bringing his stake to slightly more than 26.2 million shares.
The series of shares was purchased on Aug. 18, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission Monday. The shares were acquired by Slim through Inmobiliaria Carso SA De CV. Members of the Slim family are beneficiaries of a Mexican trust that in turn owns Inmobiliaria Carso, and each family member is deemed to have indirect beneficial ownership of the 26.2 million Saks shares.
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