231 companies listed on the MTA operated by Borsa Italiana at September 2019, 203 of which industrials, 23 banks and 5 insurances, for a total market capitalization of €517bn, making up 30% of Italian GDP. This is the target analysed by the Mediobanca Research Department in the 2019 edition of its survey entitled “Indices and data”.
This annual picture of the last ten years’ stock market trends in Italy compared to the leading international financial venues, reflects excellent performances by the companies listed on the STAR segment, with an annual average return of 15.6%. The industrial companies’ stocks also performed well, climbing from 63% to 70% of the total market capitalization of companies listed on the Borsa Italiana market. Banks suffered, by contrast, with their aggregate market capitalization falling from 36% to 20% and insurances from 11% to 10%.
The survey is available for download in pdf format from www.areastudimediobanca.com.
Milano, 23 ottobre 2019