UniCredit's 100 minibonds in Italy
Thursday 30 September 2021
Recent transactions bring the number of Italian SME’s supported in their development and investment plans via our minibond tool to 100.
Despite the unprecedented economic situation, 31 were issued solely in 2021. Read an insight in a brief interview to Alessandro Mallo, Head of Minibonds and Basket Bonds at UniCredit. Thanks to the recent transaction in favour of the Piedmont-based company dott. Gallina Srl, UniCredit has reached the milestone of 100 structured minibonds in support of Italian SMEs, recording an 67% increase in agreements in just one year.
The volumes linked to the transactions
The share of minibonds with ESG objectives issued in 2021
Made under the various Basket Bonds (21 of which relate to the Puglia Basket Bond)
We decided to find out more about this capital market tool by asking Alessandro Mallo, Head of Minibonds and Basket Bonds at UniCredit, three insightful questions given - data at hand – it is generating growing interest among companies that choose to adopt it in order to help finance their development and investment plans.
For further information on the support to Italian SMEs through the Minibonds and Basket Bonds’ tool you can refer to the UniCredit Press Release