* Savino del Bene aims to list 31 percent on Dec. 6
* Deal would be second Milan IPO of 2013 after Moleskine
* Shareholders to sell down stake in deal
By Isla Binnie
MILAN, Oct 30 Italian shipping and logistics
company Savino del Bene aims to list its shares in Milan in the
first week of December, in what would be the second initial
public offering in Italy this year after notebook maker
The Florence-based company plans to float a stake of roughly
31 percent on Dec. 6, according to a preliminary term sheet seen
Around 60 percent of the shares offered will be existing
stock, as shareholders including company officials Paolo
Nocentini and Silvano Brandani will sell down their stakes.
Savino del Bene, which Nocentini and Brandani took private
in 2003, reported earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) of 16
million euros ($22 million) in the first half of this year.
Luxury skiwear maker Moncler filed a request to list its
shares in Milan on Oct. 14 and is expected to complete the sale
by early 2014.
Mediobanca, Nomura and Banca Monte dei
Paschi di Siena are running the Savino del Bene deal,
which is still subject to regulatory approval.
Bookbuilding is scheduled to begin on Nov. 18, according to
the preliminary document.
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(Additional reporting by Elisa Anzolin)