BRIEF-Eletrobras hopes to relist U.S. shares in October - CEO

miércoles 27 de julio de 2016 12:34 GYT

July 27 (Reuters) -

* Brazil's state-controlled electricity holding company Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras SA (Eletrobras) hopes to relist its shares in New York in October, CEO Wilson Ferreira said on Wednesday.

* The company expects an internal corruption investigation to finish in early September. The investigation must be done before the company can submit paperwork to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

* Eletrobras shares stopped trading in the United States in May. Further company coverage: [ELET6.SA ] (Reporting by Leonardo Goy)