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Claudia Cristoferi

Tod's sales jump 40% in 2021, beating expectations

Jan 25 2022

MILAN (Reuters) -Sales at Italian fashion group Tod's in 2021 rose by almost 40%, the first increase after five years of consecutive declines, beating market expectations.

UPDATE 1-Tod's sales jump 40% in 2021, beating expectations

Jan 25 2022

MILAN, Jan 25 Sales at Italian fashion group Tod's in 2021 rose by almost 40%, the first increase after five years of consecutive declines, beating market expectations.

Prada points to pent-up luxury demand with 2021 sales surge

Jan 18 2022

MILAN (Reuters) -Prada sales bounced back sharply in 2021 as pent-up demand for luxury handbags and clothes helped push revenues above pre-pandemic levels, the Italian fashion group said. | Video

Generali battle heats up as No.2 investor quits board

Jan 14 2022

By Stefano Bernabei, Gianluca Semeraro and Claudia Cristoferi

Generali CEO to fight shareholder pressure with new plan

Dec 14 2021

MILAN Philippe Donnet, chief executive of Italy's largest insurer Generali, will on Wednesday outline a new company strategy to try to fend off a leadership challenge brought by two billionaire investors.

Prada expects to join Richemont-Farfetch talks over online tie-up

Nov 18 2021

MILAN (Reuters) -Italian fashion group Prada expects to join talks between Cartier-owner Richemont and online retailer Farfetch about launching a joint e-commerce platform as it seeks to boost online sales and grow overall revenues by 40%.

Generali CEO wins board backing amid shareholder row

Sep 27 2021

MILAN (Reuters) -The board of Assicurazioni Generali on Monday threw its weight behind the reappointment of Chief Executive Philippe Donnet, overlooking opposition from two leading shareholders in Italy's top insurer, two people close to the matter said.

Italian shareholder spat puts Generali CEO's fate on the line

Sep 27 2021

MILAN, Sept 27 Generali Chief Executive Philippe Donnet's future at Italy's biggest insurer faces a key test on Monday at a meeting of its board to discuss putting him forward for reappointment in the face of opposition by two leading investors.

Italian billionaires seek allies in battle over Generali CEO

Sep 17 2021

MILAN (Reuters) -Two Italian tycoons who are leading investors in Generali are looking for allies after joining forces in a bid to have a say over the choice of the insurer's next chief executive, a document showed on Friday.

UPDATE 1-Italian billionaires seek allies in battle over Generali CEO

Sep 17 2021

* Dispute pits Mediobanca against Del Vecchio, Caltagirone (Adds Fondazione CRT joining pact)

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'Bloody Sunday' still scars Northern Ireland 50 years on

Five decades after British soldiers killed 13 unarmed Catholic civil rights marchers on one of the defining days of the Northern Ireland conflict, relatives are still searching for the justice they believe is needed for a scarred society to heal.