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TERNA S.P.A.: LAUNCH OF AN ACCELERATED BOOKBUILDING ON 5.3584% OF THE SHARE CAPITAL
Mr. Romano Minozzi, Iris Ceramica S.p.A., Castellarano Fiandre S.p.A. and Finanziaria Ceramica Castellarano S.p.A. (the "Sellers") announce the aggregate sale of 107,704,353 shares (the "Shares") equal to 5.3584% of the share capital of Terna S.p.A. (the "Transaction"). The Shares represent the entire participation held by the Sellers in Terna S.p.A..The Transaction is addressed to certain eligible institutional investors with final terms to be determined through an accelerated bookbuilding process. Bookbuilding will commence immediately, though the right to close the books at any time is reserved.
In the context of the Transaction, UniCredit Bank AG, Milan is acting as Sole Bookrunner. It is expected that the final terms of the Transaction be available upon completion of the bookbuilding process during the course of tomorrow.
Milan, May 21, 2013
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