On 1st January 2017 two large popular banks, Banco Popolare and Banca Popolare di Milano, merge into S.p.A.
A solid, profitable and reliable reality is born: the Banco BPM Group, the third largest banking group in the country, with 25,000 employees, 2,300 branches, 4 million customers and with a presence rooted in the regions of Northern Italy, among those with the highest industrial concentration of Europe.
A widespread network at the service of families and businesses, recognized brands and a deep knowledge of the market are the basis of the strength of Banco BPM, active in various areas of the banking sector (private banking, investment banking, asset management, bank assurance), also through the Group’s investee companies.
Together with customers, shareholders and stakeholders, the Banco BPM Group’s business model focuses on its people and their skills, enhanced by constant training.
Based on the tradition of cooperative banks, the Banco BPM Group creates growing profitability for its shareholders and sustainable development in the territories in which it operates.