Unicredit's online unit Fineco files for listing

MILAN, April 17 Thu Apr 17, 2014 2:29am EDT

MILAN, April 17 (Reuters) - Italy's biggest bank by assets UniCredit said on Thursday its online banking unit FinecoBank had filed to list on the Milan stock market.

The listing of Fineco is part of the bank's 2013-2018 business plan, it said

UniCredit will remain the majority shareholder of Fineco, it said.

Two sources previously told Reuters UniCredit plans to list 25-30 percent of the unit.

(Reporting by Stephen Jewkes)