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CDP chairman denies Telecom Italia-Metroweb plans

Tuesday 17 February 2015 | 11:40 CET | News
The chairman of Italy's state-backed holding company Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP), Franco Bassanini, has denied press reports that the CDP will become a shareholder in Telecom Italia as part of the Metroweb operation. "This possibility that I have read about in the press has never been the subject of any discussions, examinations or decisions within the CDP," he said, according to the AGI news agency. The latest rumours regarding the fate of Milan-based Metroweb suggested that Telecom Italia would be allowed to take control of the company in 2020 in exchange for the entry of state lenders

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Companies: Metroweb / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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