Press release N° 75 of 04/20/2020
The Republic of Italy has mandated Banca IMI S.p.A, BofA Securities Europe S.A., Deutsche Bank A.G., JP Morgan Securities PLC, Nomura Int and Société Générale Inv. Banking for a dual tranche of a new 5-year BTP due 1st July 2025 and a tap of the 30-year BTP due 1st September 2050, coupon 2.45% (ISIN IT0005398406). The transaction is consistent with what has been stated in the recently updated 2020 Public Debt Management Guidelines, which envisage the possibility to resort to the syndicated placement for the issuance of new benchmark with maturity equal or lower than ten years. The transaction will be launched in the near future subject to market conditions. FCA/ICMA stabilisation.
Please note that announcement of the bonds and the size on offer in the medium-long term auction scheduled for Wednesday 29th of April, will take into account the announced operation.
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