Press release

Cerved and Italian Banking Association (ABI) present the outlook on non-performing business loans, with breakdowns by company size

Rome, April 2nd, 2015 - In 2016, the new NPL rate amongst non-financial companies will fall from the current peak of 3.7% to 3%. Improvements are expected in all size categories, but, in 2016, it is expected that new NPL rates amongst small and large companies will begin to converge gradually, with a stronger reduction of the risk for smaller businesses.