Bper, companies and the capital market an opportunity to grow

A conference organized by Bper Banca in Bologna. The specialists of the sector speak

A conference entitled “Businesses and the capital market: an opportunity to grow” was held today at the Circolo della Caccia in via Castiglione in Bologna, organized by Bper Banca with the patronage of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Crafts and Agriculture of Bologna, Confindustria Emilia Area Centro and LS Lexjus Sinacta. During the event, the growing propensity of small and medium-sized enterprises to resort to the capital market as a source of resources to be used for investments and growth was highlighted. This is confirmed by the performance of the Ftse Italia Growth index, which experienced a record last year: the performance of the Euronext Growth Milan (formerly Aim Italia) market was in fact significantly higher (+ 53%) than the average of the other indices. of the Italian market, respectively Ftse Italia Star (+ 39%) and Ftse Mib (+ 19%).

The meeting was attended by Davide Vellani, Head of Business and Global Transaction of Bper Banca, Stefano Taioli, Head of Equity and Debt Capital Markets of Bper Banca, Gianluigi Serafini, Partner Studio LS Lexjius Sinacta, Giuseppe Vegas, Of Counsel Studio LS Lexjius Sinacta and former Consob Chairman, Barbara Lunghi, Head of Primary Market of Borsa Italiana, Marco Ciscato, President and CEO of Maps and Sergio Muratori, CEO of Doxee.

Stefano Taioli stated: “Bper Banca is able to offer a complete range of services to SMEs in the context of the structuring, placement and listing of equity and debt financial instruments. The role of the Bank does not end with the listing, but continues by providing constant support to entrepreneurs and companies, with an offer tailored to the specific needs of the client, making available the skills and know-how of qualified professionals, who boast a solid experience on the capital market and consolidated relationships with Italian and foreign investors “. From 2018 to today, Bper Banca has followed 14 IPO operations on Euronext Growth Milan and Euronext Milan and has completed numerous activities on the secondary market, including the issue of bonds. The recently strengthened Bper Banca team operates within the Corporate and Investment Banking Department, which has followed the highest number of listings with collections exceeding 5 million euros on the SME markets.