Tomaso Carraro, Deputy Chairman of the Group, in the Auditorium of the Bocconi University in Milan, today received the 'Award for the best strategy for use of the capital market', during the event 'Why do Italian companies go public? An empirical analysis of the period 2006-2016', organised by Equita SpA.
In particular, the Carraro Group was selected among the winners in the "fund raising on the 2017 stock market" category with particular reference to the capital increase of 54 million euros implemented last year.
"This recognition rewards a very important step in the journey that has seen us engaged in strengthening our capital - said Tomaso Carraro, Deputy Chairman of the Group - and which, together with the recent success of the placement of the Bond Issue and the agreement signed with Banco BPM SpA for a loan of up to 100 million euros, will allow us to further consolidate our strategic position in the main target markets".
Selecting the operations worthy of the Award for the various categories was a jury, presided over and coordinated by Francesco Perilli, Chairman of Equita, and comprising: Paolo Basilico (Chief Executive Officer Kairos Partners Sgr), Stefano Caselli (Vice-Rector for the internationalisation Bocconi University ), Paolo Colonna (Chairman Creazione di Valore), Claudio Costamagna (Chairman Cassa Depositi e Prestiti), Rodolfo De Benedetti (Chairman Cir Group), Stefano Gatti (Antin IP Associate Professor of Infrastructure Finance Bocconi University), Raffaele Jerusalmi (Chief Executive Officer Borsa Italiana), Paolo Marchesini (Chief Executive Officer and CFO Campari), Gaia Mazzalveri (Co-Head Investment Banking Equita), Marina Natale (Chief Executive Officer Societa' per la Gestione di Attivita' - Sga), Umberto Nicodano (Partner Bonelli Erede Law Firm), Giovanni Tamburi (Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tamburi Investment Partners), Fabrizio Viola (Commissioner Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza in liquidation) and Andrea Vismara (Chief Executive Officer Equita).