Piazza Affari weak, the banking sector weighs

Closing just below par for Piazza Affari, supported during the session by the reassurances received by Christine Lagarde, who yesterday remarked that it will be very difficult for the conditions for an increase in the cost of money to be met in 2022. The same cannot be said for the United States, where inflation has risen above 6% and threatens to rise again in the coming months.

On the Milanese blue chip basket, the Ftse Mib closed at 27,804.93 points (-0.23%), today the best performances were recorded by Interpump (+ 3.26%), CNH Industrial (+ 1.38%) ) and by Telecom Italia (+ 1.29%).

New positive day also for Moncler (+ 0.9%) after the news of the inclusion, for the third consecutive year, in the Dow Jones Sustainability (DJSI) World and Europe indices, while Diasorin (+ 1.46%) capitalized rumors of important acquisitions in the sector.

As reported by Il Sole 24 Ore, Eni’s IPO (+ 0.41%) R&R, the newco dedicated to retail gas & power and those relating to renewables, is expected between the summer-autumn of 2022.

Among the worst performances of the blue chips we mention the –2.47% of Generali, the -1.65% of Terna and the sales that hit BPER Banca and Banco BPM, which fell by 1.3 and 1.18 respectively. percent. In the sector, letter also on UniCredit (-1.24%) while Intesa Sanpaolo, with a -0.3%, limited the liabilities.

A minus sign also for the BTP-Bund spread, down by almost 2% to 119 basis points. (in collaboration with money.it)