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Will Italy be able to grasp the #NextGeneration opportunity?

This is a unique opportunity to reverse the downturn derived by the crisis into an upward path to growth missing in italy since several decades but the success of the initiative will mostly depend on the ability use properly grants and loans and to ralize long awaited structural reforms. Continue reading

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Updated pipeline on Italian NPE Market

Banca IFIS recently issued an update to its NPL Market Watch showing a pipeline of new transactions worth some € 32 billion showing a slight decrease of only 5Bn with respect to the last forecast published in January. A significant … Continue reading

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How bad will be 2020 for Italian Banks?

The Covid19 Shock has hit Italian banks after a 4 years struggle to reduce NPLs’ stock and increase capital buffer. Since the peak of 2015 gross NPE stock has more than halved and NPE ratio reached the lowest level in … Continue reading

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Is a Bad Bank the right solution for Euro zone?

The main problem with dealing with a Bad Bank is the proper assessment of distressed assets’ current value and how this is affected by estimation of expected cash flows. If the actual value is lower than trasfer price to the … Continue reading

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Why GACs like guarrantee is better than national AMCs

As reported by Reuters European Union finance ministers on Tuesday called for speedier unloading of bad debt by EU banks and recommended more money be put aside by the banks to protect them from trouble. Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis told a news … Continue reading

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European Commission approves the 2017-2021 BMPS restructuring plan

BMPS got finally the green light for its restructuring  plan from European Commission. Key highlights: Disposal of €28.6bn gross bad loans (data as of 31 December 2016), of which €26.1bn by means of a securitisation transaction and €2.5bn, including unsecured small … Continue reading

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