Relationships with Shareholders and Investors

Snam Rete Gas S.p.A. has adopted a communication policy aimed at ensuring ongoing interaction with its institutional investors, socially responsible investors, shareholders and the market, and the widespread circulation of exhaustive, timely information about its business. The only limit is that of the confidentiality of certain information. Accordingly, information disclosed to the investors, the market and media is made available in press releases, periodic meetings with the institutional investors, the financial community and the press as well as a wealth of documentation available and regularly updated on the website of Snam Rete Gas S.p.A.(www.snamretegas.it).

Information relating to the reports, key events/ transactions and procedures issued by the Snam Rete Gas S.p.A. on corporate governance is made available to the public on a timely basis on the website as well. The company’s press releases, documentation used during meetings with financial analysts, notices to the shareholders and information and documentation about the matters on the agenda of shareholders’ meetings, including the related minutes, are available on the website. Documentation is also sent free of charge to those who request it using the form available on the website. Relations with news agencies are maintained by the “Institutional Relations and Communications” department. Information of interest to them is available on the website of Snam Rete Gas S.p.A.

Relationships with the institutional investors and financial analysts are maintained by the Investor Relations Unit. Information of interest to them is available on the Snam Rete Gas S.p.A. website and can also be requested by emailing investor.relations@snamretegas.it.

The company Secretary maintains relationships with the shareholders. Information of interest to them is available on the Snam Rete Gas S.p.A. website and can also be requested by emailing segreteria.societaria@snamretegas.it.

During 2009 the pages on investor relations in the Snam Rete Gas S.p.A. website were enhanced by the online publication of the Financial Market’s Review, which offers monthly analysis of financial markets and the performance of the utility industry of Snam Rete Gas S.p.A. shares, and of the shares of its competitors on the stock market. Starting in December this is augmented by “News & Facts”, a quarterly publication meant especially for individual investors.