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Happy ending still elusive in Italian broadband drama: sources

17 Jan 2020

MILAN Telecom Italia's efforts to recruit investors to help it to create a national broadband champion with Open Fiber have stalled, sources close to the matter say, as it is proving hard to hammer out a deal structure.

LSE's Borsa Italiana is not up for sale: LSE board member to paper

27 Dec 2019

MILAN London Stock Exchange does not plan to shed any assets after its deal with Refinitiv and considers its subsidiary Borsa Italiana strategic, LSE board member and Borsa Italiana CEO Raffaele Jerusalmi told newspaper Il Sole 24 Ore on Friday.

Italy's Intesa sells merchant payments business to Nexi, takes stake

19 Dec 2019

MILAN Intesa SanPaolo is selling its retailers' payment business to Nexi in a 1 billion euro ($1.1 billion)deal that will give the Italian bank a 10% stake in the country's biggest payments group.

Shares in Safilo plunge after eyewear maker halts dividend for 5 years, sees hit from loss of LVMH brands

11 Dec 2019

MILANO Italian eyewear maker Safilo said on Wednesday it expected the loss of licences with luxury LVMH brands to wipe 200 million euros ($220 million) off its annual sales and it would cancel its dividend for five years, sending its shares plunging almost 22 percent.

Permira, North Face owner among bidders for sneaker brand Golden Goose - sources

28 Nov 2019

LONDON/MILAN, Nov 28 U.S. apparel and footwear conglomerate VF Corporation and buyout funds Permira and Advent are lining up indicative offers for Italian shoe brand Golden Goose ahead of a mid December deadline, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Italy's Salini looking to wrap up Astaldi deal in first half of 2020

13 Nov 2019

MILAN Salini Impregilo expects to wrap up the acquisition of smaller building rival Astaldi early next year as it pushes ahead with plans to create a domestic construction champion, the group's general manager said on Wednesday.

Italy's Salini looking to wrap up Astaldi deal in first half of 2020

13 Nov 2019

MILAN, Nov 13 Salini Impregilo expects to wrap up the acquisition of smaller building rival Astaldi early next year as it pushes ahead with plans to create a domestic construction champion, the group's general manager said on Wednesday.

Merged PSA and Fiat would retain all brands - Tavares

08 Nov 2019

PARIS/TURIN, Italy Peugeot maker PSA Group and Fiat Chrysler would retain all of their car brands if their planned $50 billion merger goes ahead, the would-be chief executive of the combined group said on Friday.

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