The Service of the Commission for the Protection of Competition has received a notification of a concentration from Casa Depositi e Prestiti S.p.A, (hereafter “CDP”) and Poste Italiane S.p.A (hereafter “POSTE”), according to Section 10 (4) of the Control of Concentrations between Enterprises Law of 2014, concerning the acquisition of SIA S.p.A (hereafter “SIA”) share capital by FSIA Investimenti S.r.l. (hereafter “FSIA”).
FSIA Investimenti S.r.l is a company duly registered under the laws of Italy. It is an investment portfolio company and it is jointly controlled by CDP and POSTE.
CDP is a portfolio company owned by the Italian Ministry of Economics however it has an autonomous status and it is not controlled by the Ministry.
POSTE is a portfolio company of the Poste Italiane Group and is controlled by the Italian Ministry of Economics. The POSTE group in active in the postal services, parcel delivery, mobile and digital services, payments, financial and insurance services.
SIA is a company duly registered under the laws of Italy. SIA is an Information and communications technology company providing solutions and technologies to the banking, finance and public sector in addition to platforms for financial markets and e-payment services.