On November 9, 2017, Anima Holding S.p.A announced an agreement to acquire Aletti Gestielle SGR from Banco-BPM Group.
Anima Holding S.p.A (“Anima”) will acquire 100% of the share capital of Aletti Gestielle SGR (“Aletti”) from Banco BPM Group (“BPM”), a 14.3% minority shareholder in Anima. The purchase price will be paid in cash, financed through a combination of equity and bank loans.
Anima is an Italian asset management firm that provides Italian collective investment schemes, foreign SICAVs, and institutional, private wealth, private pension funds, and institutional asset management services. As of September 2017, Anima has over €76 billion of assets under management.
Aletti is a Milan-based asset management company that is wholly owned by BPM. Aletti has operated since 1984, providing equity, fixed income, personal investment, pension funds and balanced mutual funds services.
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