Sales boom up Unipol to Piazza Affari where investors bet on move of the Coop, ready to buy another 3.35% of the Bolognese group through Koru spa: at the sound of the bell, the title earns over 4%. An effect of yesterday’s announcement of the new maneuver by the investee company Coop Alleanza 3.0, Cefla, Cooperare, Nova Coop, Aurum and Copura, which has in fact decided to buy an additional 3.35% of the capital of the insurance giant, for a total of 24 million of ordinary shares.
Koru gave a mandate to Equita Sim to buy the stake through a procedure of reverse accelerated book-building at a premium on today’s closing price of the Unipol ordinary share up to a maximum of about 6.6%. Equita will target Italian and foreign institutional investors. The company, informs a note, reserves the right to accept offers for a total number of shares lower than that indicated above.
The operation, it is claimed, constitutes a medium / long-term financial investment in the Unipol group, taking into account the positives performance realized by the group itself and the economic / equity prospects contained in the industrial plan “Mission Evolve”, Consistent with the strategy pursued by Koru’s partners. The latest information published on the Unipol website shows that currently Coop Alleanza is the first shareholder with 24.4%, followed by Holmo which holds 6.66%, Nova Coop 6.3%, to cooperate 3.7% and last Coop Liguria with 3.5%.