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The multiple voting structure of the new Fiat-Chrysler is a clear breach of the basic principle of equal treatment of shareholders

July 22, 2014


At the upcoming EGM of August 1st, Fiat’s shareholders will vote on the migration of the newborn Fiat-Chrysler Group from Italy to the Netherlands. The transaction is structured as a cross-border merger of Fiat SpA with and into its Dutch subsidiary Fiat Investments NV, which will be renamed Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (“FCA”). The new […]

EDF – Edison: another example of useless political interference on Italian capitalism

November 21, 2011


The French-Italian soap opera regarding the acquisition of the majority of Edison (the second largest Italian utility) by EDF might come to an end by November. But the conditional tense is mandatory in this case, considering that the story should had come to an end six months ago. On March 2011, EDF presented an offer […]