Over 200 companies in the ELITE community

Nov 04 2014 - 12:00

-       31 companies join ELITE Italia

-       16 companies join ELITE UK

-       16 “graduated” companies receive ELITE certificates

-       ELITE for Large Corporates is launched

Today, 47 companies (31 from Italy and 16 from the UK) join ELITE, bringing the number of companies on the programme in Italy and the UK to over 200.

The 31 Italian companies joining ELITE have an average turnover of €191 million and a growth rate at the time of admission of 10 per cent. They represent a range of sectors, such as software, IT services, industrial engineering, food and fashion.

Today, also marks the launch of a new addition to the programme, ELITE for Large Corporates.

ELITE, was originally conceived as a programme for SMEs but it has attracted interest from larger businesses. Borsa Italiana has developed a new exclusive service, dedicated to larger companies that want to grow further and become more international.

Companies signed up to ELITE for Large Corporates include Ansaldo Energia, Kedrion, SIA and Valvitalia, which are part of Fondo Strategico Italiano (FSI), EGEA and Gruppo Industriale Maccaferri.

Since the start of the ELITE programme two years ago, ELITE companies have made innovative use of the capital markets:

  • One IPO on AIM Italia (TechValue)
  • 13 Private Equity operations
  • €291 million issued through10 mini bonds on ExtraMOT PRO
  • 35 M&A and  Joint Venture projects
  • €140 million employed by SACE for 30 companies
  • €26 million employed by SIMEST for 10 companies

16 ELITE companies today receive their ELITE Certificates, awarding them for their  efforts and achievements in completing the ELITE programme.

Raffaele Jerusalmi, CEO of Borsa Italiana said:
“ELITE is developing into an international community, welcoming a growing number of companies, partners and investors. We are proud of this innovative model, created in Italy in 2012, which is able to support companies in their global development and  access to greater capital”.

Luca Peyrano, Head of Primary Market of Borsa Italiana added:
“ELITE stimulates change in a company’s culture and development, and offers it the possibility to enter a unique and international community.  We are delighted to welcome today’s companies to ELITE, and feel confident that they will benefit greatly from being part of the ELITE network.”

ELITE is on Twitter: @BorsaitalianaIT
#EliteBorsaItaliana

Companies that are joiningthe ELITE programme in Italy today:

Company

Sector

Region

Ansaldo Energia

Industrial engineering

Liguria

Antony Morato

Personal goods and fashion

Campania

Bluclad

Chemicals

Toscana

Coswell

Personal goods and fashion

Emilia Romagna

Dorelan

Household Goods & Home Construction

Emilia Romagna

EGEA Ente Gestione Energia e Ambiente

Gas, Water and multi-utilities

Piemonte

EXITone

Real estate services and investments

Piemonte

Fratelli Damiano & C.

Food producers

Siciila

Giglio Group

Media

Lazio

Golden Goose

Personal goods and fashion

Veneto

Gruppo GPI

Software and computer services

Trentino Alto Adige

Gruppo Industriale Maccaferri

Other industrial products

Emilia Romagna

Gruppo Servizi Associati

Support services

Friuli Venezia Giulia

Integra DM

Software and computer services

Lombardia

Kasanova

Household Goods & Home Construction

Lombardia

Kedrion

Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology

Toscana

Marchi Industriale

Chemicals

Toscana

Omnisyst

Support services

Lombardia

Pelletterie Bianchi e Nardi

Personal goods and fashion

Toscana

Piazza Italia

Personal goods and fashion

Campania

PPM Industries

Other industrial products

Lombardia

Pusterla 1880

Other industrial products

Lombardia

RAICAM INDUSTRIE

Automobiles & Parts

Abruzzo

Rainbow

Media

Marche

RCH Group

Technology Hardware & Equipment

Veneto

RTL 102.5

Media

Lombardia

SIA

Software and computer services

Lombardia

SIM

Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution

Sicilia

Valvitalia

Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution

Lombardia

Vicenzi

Food producers

Veneto

Wiva Group

Household Goods & Home Construction

Toscana

16 companies that are receiving their ELITE certificates:

Company

Sector

Region

Bomi Italia

Industrial Transportation

Lombardia

C.M.D. Costruzioni Motori Diesel

Automobiles & Parts

Basilicata

DBA Group

Technology Hardware & Equipment

Veneto

Drogheria e Alimentari

Food producers

Toscana

Finlogic

Electronic & Electrical Equipment

Emilia Romagna

Global System International

Other industrial products

Lombardia

Iacobucci HF Aerospace

Aerospace & Defense

Lazio

Industrie De Nora

Chemicals

Lombardia

Masi Agricola

Beverages

Veneto

Industrial

Other industrial products

Campania

Sorgent.e

Alternative Energy

Veneto

Svas Biosana

Health Care Equipment & Services

Campania

Tech-Value

Software and computer services

Lombardia

Tecnocap

Other industrial products

Campania

Welcome Italia

Fixed line telecommunications

Toscana

WIIT

Software and computer services

Lombardia

For further information, please contact:
Media Relations
Federica Marotti
Oriana Pagano
+39 0272426 360
media.relations@borsaitaliana.it
Twitter: @BorsaItalianaIT

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