Reports in the Italian press suggest that US firm Blackstone is ready to invest in Telecom Italia and its TIM mobile unit, as well as assets belonging to electricity provider Enel SpA. Rumour has it that Blackstone's president Tony James will partner with an Italian industrial investor to purchase a minority stake in Telecom Italia.
Investindustrial sells its remaining stake of 4.12% in the company, fully exiting the investment
Following the deal, CCV Schweiz will be integrated with Concardis Schweiz, which is part of Nets Group
Minority shareholder IMS Capital has also filed for insolvency; Getnow is now seeking new investors
Exit from Rutland Fund III realises a return of 5.7x on the original cost of the investment