NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

2014

April

  • Press Releases 09 04/2014

    SIA and Colt to connect Deutsche Bundesbank to Target2-Securities

    The network infrastructure of the two network service providers will allow Germany’s central bank to access the centralised European settlement platform for domestic and cross-border securities transactions

    The majority of the transactions generated by banks and central depositories participating in the first phase of migration to T2S, scheduled for June 2015, will be carried on SIA and Colt’s highly reliable and secure network 

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March

  • Press Releases 27 03/2014

    SIA: agreement with Orange Business Services for mobile point of sale payment solution in Europe

    Orange Business Services will provide M2M solution based on global roaming services enabling remote terminals to automatically transmit data to the SIA technology infrastructure

    The SIA network will collect the payments traffic generated also by merchants’ wireless POS terminals. The target is 60,000 terminals enabled by the end of the year

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  • Press Releases 06 03/2014

    SIA: 2013 financial statement approved

    In the third year of implementation of the Strategic Plan: revenues +6.7%, net profit +8.5%, operating margin +18.2%, ROE at 22%

    Proposed to the shareholders, distribution of ordinary and extraordinary dividends with a total value of €100.26 million corresponding to €0.59 per share

    Growth during 2013 in operations carried out with cards (+8.9%) and in payment and collection operations (+62%)

    Increase (+24.8%) in the number of transactions on financial markets which reached 28.6 billion

    Sale of the majority stake (59.3%) of SIA by the main shareholder banks to a consortium made up of Fondo Strategico Italiano (FSI), F2i SGR and Orizzonte SGR has been initiated

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2013

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