ADB has been foundend by engineers (included the CEO, Mr Gian Enrico Plevna) and stockbrokers. It has been the Italian first mover in providing database telematic services, information and financial analysis.
From 1991 to 1997 worked as a SIM (authorised by CONSOB – Italian Stock Exchange regulation Authority).
Borsa Italiana partnership
ADB becomes Equity Market Partner of the Italian Stock Exchange, as Sme’s advisor in IPO processes.
Establishment of FIDA – Finanza Dati Analisi
ADB found, in partnership with BFC (an Italian listed company), the company FIDA – Finanza Dati Analisi. ADB confers to FIDA its own telematics database and analysis.
Establishment of FIDA Informatica
Estabishment of FIDA Informatica a fintech company with the aim of offering web systems and applications for finance.
First Italian MiniBond issue
ADB acts as advisor to the first Italian MiniBond issue. The most important financial media, both Italian and international (i.e. Wall Street Journal) gave high level of visibility to the deal.
Borsa Italiana partnership (Fixed Income)
ABD becomes Fixed Income Partner of the Italian Stock Exchange and External Provider of an important international investment Bank.
Establishment of ALFA SCF and ADB Corporate Advisory
The activities of Investment Advisory and Corporate Advisory of ADB SpA have been split and have been set up ALFA SCF and ADB - Corporate Advisory.
A new high point
ADB exceeds the threshold of 30 MiniBond issue conducted as advisor since the beginning of the market in Italy.