CREDITO FONDIARIO TO ACT AS MASTER SERVICER AND SPECIAL SERVICER FOR THE ENVISAGED SECURITISATION OF A PORTFOLIO OF NPLs ORIGINATING FROM THE MPS GROUP

Credito Fondiario has reached an agreement with Quaestio Capital Management SGR, the manager of the Atlante II Fund, within the context of the envisaged securitisation of approx. €26 billion of NPLs originating from the MPS Group, to act as Master Servicer of the transaction and to manage as Special Servicer a portfolio of approx. €1.3 billion of NPLs.

The issuance of the notes of the securitisation is expected within the year end, and the management of the portfolio during the first quarter of 2018.

Quaestio, also on behalf of the Atlante II Fund, has also appointed Credito Fondiario as its advisor to support the monitoring of the interim management of the underlying loan portfolio.