CLIENT: Finmeccanica S.p.A.

TRANSACTION: Capital markets

DATE: Ottobre 2005

SECTOR: Healthcare

Advisory to Finmeccanica SpA in the acquisition of a controlling interest from private shareholders and in the Mandatory Tender Offer for all the shares of Datamat SpA, a company that chairs a group active in the design and implementation of Information & Communication Technology solutions.

Activities performed:
evaluation of Datamat SpA;support in the due diligence activity;
support in negotiations with counterparties;
support in reviewing the contractual documentation for the acquisition of the controlling interest;
assistance in preparing the information required by Consob;
assistance in managing relations and information flows with Consob;
aassistance in the drafting of the offer document;
coordination of the activities of other consultants involved in the transaction.

Deal value:  € 270 million