BOGOTA, June 26 (Reuters) - Colombian public services company Empresas Publicas de Medellin sold 13.2% of its shares in electricity company ISA for $73.3 million, the stock exchange said on Wednesday.
The sale was equivalent to more than 14.8 million shares at 15,700 pesos each.
The sale is part of a plan by Empresas Publicas de Medellin (EPM) to sell its more than 112.6 million ISA shares and raise some 1.76 trillion pesos ($552.2 million).
EPM plans to raise up to 4 trillion pesos by selling stock in several different assets, to ensure liquidity following problems at its flagship hydroelectric project Hidroituango.
$1 = 3,187.15 Colombian pesos Reporting by Nelson Bocanegra Writing by Julia Symmes Cobb Editing by Helen Murphy and Tom Brown