17 February 2017 - 18:00

Trieste – Assicurazioni Generali SpA announces that it has acquired today 510 million of ordinary shares of Intesa Sanpaolo SpA, equal to 3.04% of its overall share capital and has started the process to terminate the previously disclosed securities lending transaction. At the same time Generali has entered into a collateralized derivative transaction in order to fully hedge the economic risk related to the acquisition of these shares.