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Progress on the Action Plan to tackle non-performing loans

In January 2018 the European Commission presented its first progress report on the Action Plan to tackle non-performing loans (NPLs) in Europe, which Finance Ministers agreed on in July 2017. The progress report,  highlights recent developments of NPLs both in the EU … Continue reading

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Excusatio non petita

As widely reported by Italian blog Phastidio.net the recent addendum to ECB’ Guidelines on NPL management has triggered several negative reactions from Italian editors and politicians.  The main concern seem to be that new severe regulation may increase significantly the expected provisions … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Intesa pay more than 1€?

Ok, I know it is a tricky question, for more than one reason, just to mention a few: No other buyers around (TINA argument) – only top 3 Italian banks are big enough to consider the deal like this Uci … Continue reading

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Italian Private Equity Conference

The 2nd Annual Italian Private Equity Conference takes place on September 22nd, 2016 in Milan . I am going to speak in the Distressed Investments Panel. You can find the complete agenda of the day at this link And the … Continue reading

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NPL Meeting 2016 – #savethedate

The main event dedicated to international players on the non-performing loans market is back. The International NPL Meeting 2016 will take place on September 16th at the Port of Venice, at the Auditorium of Terminal 103: roundtables, international speakers and … Continue reading

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