Hortalez et Cie

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Hortalez et Cie, LIC is one of the major Imperial Megacorporations.

  • It is the dominant insurance and financial services company within the Imperium.
  • It primarily operates within Charted Space.

Market Ticker Code[edit]

This business entity is traded under the following interstellar market code/s:

Market Ticker Code
Name Code Type Charter Remarks
Hortalez et Cie HetC-Fina-MEGA 4 to 12 alphanumeric character LIC None

Description (Portfolio)[edit]

Hortalez et Cie has its fingers in financial and credit transactions at all levels of society. Founded in 221 by Lucienne Hortalez, capitalized from family funds.

Image Repository[edit]

  1. Older logo used throughout spinward space since the 800s.
    Hortalez et Cie.jpg

Commercial Competencies[edit]

  • Banking
  • Financial Arrangements
  • Investments

Competency Remarks[edit]

It is primarily a banking and investment house, which specializes in:

  • Loans to planetary governments
  • Mercenary unit bonding
  • Underwriting of large scale projects of all sorts
  • And other fiscal activities

In some regions (the Spinward Marches Sector especially) the firm acts as a mercenary clearinghouse.


Stock ownership (1105):

Stock ownership (1126):

  • Hortalez Family: 71%
  • Zirunkarlish — 1%
  • Naasirka — 5%
  • Makhidkarun — 2%
  • Imperial Family — 5%
  • Private Investors — 3%
  • Murdoch Holdings — 3%
  • Noble Families — 4%
  • Other — 6%

Subsidiaries and Holding in other Megacorporations[edit]


After (1126)[edit]

  • Megacorporations
    • General Products: 4%
    • GSbAG: 41% (Control)
    • Instellarms: 40% (Control)
    • Ling Standard Products: 32% (Control)
    • Makhidkarun: 14%
    • SuSAG: 6%
    • Sharurshid: 4%
    • Sternmetal Horizons: 45% (Control)
    • Zirunkarlish: 3%
  • Other

Best Known Products & Services[edit]

This business is best known for:

  1. Banking and Finance

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

It was founded in 221 by Lucienne Hortalez, capitalized from family funds.

  • The name of the company comes from the venerated French language of Terra.

Trade Partners[edit]

Trade Competitors[edit]

No information yet available.

Corporate Timeline[edit]

Popular Culture[edit]

After 1126, the term Hortalez came to represent the more rapacious individual out to make a profit at anyone's expense.

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)[edit]

This business is best known for frequenting the markets of the following worlds and systems:
Charted Space:

Facilities Data[edit]

This business is known to host major facilities in the following locations:

World Listing[edit]

This business can be found on the following worlds and systems:

11 of 11 World articles in Hortalez et Cie
975-452  •  Ameros  •  Diablo (RD 2423)  •  Enos  •  Ershur (Ma 0504)  •  Gagaridir  •  Horosho  •  Miam  •  Noscius  •  Rubrak  •  Starn  •  
startbacknext(11 listed)


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