Banca Cattolica S.p.A. was an Italian cooperative bank based in Molfetta, Apulia region, southern Italy. The former parent company of the bank (until 1998), Cattolica Popolare survived as a cooperative society.
|Banca Cattolica S.p.A.|
|Fate||absorbed by the parent company|
|IT₤11.389 billion (2000)|
|Total equity||IT₤115.113 billion (2000)|
|Owner||Banca Antonveneta (86.836%)|
Banca Cattolica Popolare was founded in 1902. In 1994 Banca Cattolica Popolare Società cooperativa a responsabilità limitata spin off its banking activities to form a subsidiary Banca Cattolica S.p.A., which Credito Italiano acquired 35% shares. The bank (S.p.A.) was later acquired by Banca Antoniana Popolare Veneta (Antonveneta) in the 1998, for 80%. As at 31 December 2000, Antonveneta owned 86.836% of the bank's share capital; The bank had a shareholders' equity of 115.113 billion lire (about €59 million) at that time. In 2001 Banca Cattolica was absorbed into Antonveneta.
- "Storia" (in Italian). Cattolica Popolare. Retrieved 1 March 2016.
- "BANCA CATTOLICA - S.p.a." (in Italian). Italian Republic Official Gazette. 29 October 1994. Retrieved 1 March 2016.
- "Provvedimento N°15: Credito Italiano / Carimonte Holding" (PDF) (in Italian). Banca d'Italia. 8 November 1995. Retrieved 28 February 2016.
- "2000 Relazione e Bilancio Consolidato" (PDF). Banca Antoniana Popolare Veneta (Antonveneta) (in Italian). Borsa Italiana archive. 12 June 2001. Retrieved 17 February 2016.
- "2001 Relazione e Bilancio Consolidato" (PDF). Antonveneta (in Italian). Borsa Italiana archive. 6 June 2002. Retrieved 17 February 2016.
- Official website of Cattolica Popolare (in Italian)