Libra Group

Libra invests in e-planes

Electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft (eVTOLs) will fly in the coming years between major tourism destinations in Greece - at least this is the goal of a large investment for the development of the relevant infrastructure, which the Libra Group is starting to implement through hospitality subsidiary Aria Hotels.

Libra Group in talks to buy Banco Popular property portfolio

The new head of Spain's Banco Popular, Emilio Saracho, is in talks to sell the lender's property portfolio and also a stake to Libra Group, online newspaper El Confidencial reported on Tuesday.

The talks with the Greek conglomerate, which has its origins in shipping, are at an advanced stage, the paper said, citing unidentified sources close to the bank.

Greek tycoons are still alive… rich, brash and living in London (pics)

Greek businessmen are making a fortune in London real estate, industry, new technology and all matter of industry. The Greek crisis has done little to curb the wealth of traditionally wealthy Greek dynasties who have merely transfered their business interest abroad.

George Logothetis

Libra Group pushes ahead with Greek investments

Global conglomerate Libra Group, with origins in Greek shipping, is pressing ahead with its $500 million investments in Greece despite the country’s political turmoil, its chief executive said.

Libra, with headquarters in London and New York, has invested in various projects in Greece, including developing hotels and putting $200 million into renewable energy projects.