The Republic of Italy has mandated Bayerische Hypo und Vereinsbank AG, Calyon - Corp. Inv. Bank, Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Ltd, ING Bank N.V., JP Morgan Securities Ltd for a new syndicated 30 year BTP maturing 1 September 2040. The transaction will be launched in the near future subject to market conditions. FSA/ICMA stabilisation.
These materials are not an offer of securities for sale in the United States. The BTP have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration under the Securities Act or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act.