News: Intesa Sanpaolo SpA (ISP.MI)
Fri, Aug 14 2015
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FLORENCE, Italy, Aug 4 - Italy's Ente Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze (ECRF) sold a 0.63 percent stake in lender Intesa Sanpaolo on Tuesday for 349.5 million euros ($384 million) to comply with rules that limit the holdings of banking foundations in banks.
FIRENZE, Aug 4 - Ente Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze (ECRF) said on Tuesday it had launched the placement of a 0.63 percent stake in Italian bank Intesa Sanpaolo to comply with rules that limit the holdings of banking foundations in a single lender.
MILAN, July 31 - Intesa Sanpaolo is set to introduce a model of having just one board, ditching a governance system it adopted in 2007 to smooth a merger that created Italy's largest retail bank.
MILAN, July 31 - Intesa Sanpaolo prefers to sit on a pile of excess capital at a time when several other banks in Europe will have to consider capital increases, the chief executive of Italy's biggest retail bank said.
July 31 - Intesa Sanpaolo's CEO Carlo Messina says:
MILAN, July 31 - Intesa Sanpaolo, Italy's biggest retail bank, posted its best first-half profit in seven years on Friday and said charges to cover for bad loan losses were at their lowest level since 2011 thanks to the country's tentative economic recovery.
MILAN, July 31 - Italy's biggest retail bank Intesa Sanpaolo posted its best first-half profit in seven years and said charges to cover for bad loan losses were the lowest since 2011 as a fragile economic recovery takes hold in its home market.
MILAN, July 23 - Italy's biggest retail bank Intesa Sanpaolo is looking to sell its Accedo consumer credit unit by the end of 2015 as part of a multi-year plan to shed non-core assets, two sources close to the matter said on Thursday.
July 1 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Wednesday: