Intesa Sanpaolo Bank is increasing its capital with RON 323 M (EUR 75 M), by issuing new shares, underwriting pro-quota by the two shareholders, a press release informs. The value of the capital increased with 65 pc from RON 491.111.110 up to RON 814.111.110. Following the capital increase, the percentages shares remained unchanged: Intesa Sanpaolo SpA owns 99,61 pc from the shares and Intesa Sanpaolo Holding International S.A. 0,39 pc. This capital increase proves once more the trust of the Group in its bank active in Romania and the strong commitment towards our country. This increase will sustain the consolidation of the bank’s position and operations on the local market and also the merger process between Intesa Sanpaolo Bank and CR Firenze scheduled for the first half of the year.