Milan, May 10, 2018 - Yesterday Neuberger Berman AIFM Limited, management company of Fondo Italiano di Investimento, and Egidio Stefano Brugola, Reference Shareholder of Brugola O.E.B. Industriale S.p.A., executed an agreement for the Reference Shareholder’s re-acquisition of a 15,18% share in the company from Fondo Italiano.

Pavia e Ansaldo’s Of Counsel Guido Broglio, for legal aspects, and Guido Cinti of Studio Integrato Tributario di Milano, for tax and finance aspects, counselled the Reference Shareholder and Brugola.

Marco Franzini, partner with Eversheds-Sutherland Associazione Professionale, advised Neuberger Berman and Fondo Italiano.

As a consequence of the transaction the Reference Shareholder Egidio Stefano Brugola consolidated his participation in Brugola O.E.B. Industriale S.p.A.which is now 76%, directly and through subsidiaries/parent companies.