I.FI.S. (ISTITUTO DI FINANZIAMENTO E SCONTO S.P.A.) is set up with the aim of serving italian SMEs.Alberto Cova wins the World Championships in Track and Field for the 10,000 meters.
I.FI.S. becomes a Bank, starts to carry out banking activities and joins factors chain international.Fifth world title for Schumacher.
Banca IFIS is listed on the STAR segment of the Italian stock exchange.Valentino Rossi becomes MotoGP World Champion for the sixth time.
Banca IFIS purchases the polish factoring company ‘FIDIS FACTORING POLKA’ and changes its name to ‘IFIS FINANCE’.The Italian national football team wins the World Cup for the fourth time.
rendimax, Banca IFIS’s high-yield savings account, is launched.Usain Bolt becomes the fastest man on Earth.
Banca IFIS’s business Customers in Italy amount to more than 3,000. Banca IFIS carries out a capital increase for 50 million euro.Roger Federer wins his fourth Australian Open.
Toscana Finanza (later to become Banca IFIS’s NPL Area) and FAST FINANCE become divisions of the Banca IFIS Group. Integrated presence on the group’s social networks.
Felix Baumgartner jumps from an altitude of 39 kms.
The current account ‘contomax’ is introduced and the brands ‘CREDI IMPRESA FUTURO’, dedicated to lending support to SMEs, and ‘CREDIFAMIGLIA’, for the resolution of debts, are launched.After the Vuelta a España 2010, Vincenzo Nibali wins the 96th Tour of Italy.
Banca IFIS’s NPL Area becomes more and more consolidated and Banca IFIS PHARMA sets up the ‘farmacie’ division. Banca IFIS’s capitalization exceeds one billion euro.Tania Cagnotto wins the gold medal in diving at the Olympics, the first Italian girl in history to do so.
The new brand ‘BANCA IFIS IMPRESA’ encompassing all activities dedicated to the business world, previously carried out by ‘CREDI IMPRESA FUTURO’ and ‘BANCA IFIS INTERNATIONAL’, is introduced.Silver medals for Lupo and Nicolai.
GE CAPITAL INTERBANCA SPA BECOMES INTERBANCA SPA: THE SECOND REBRANDING FASE OF THE FORMER GE CAPITAL INTERBANCA GROUP IS COMPLETED.Federica Brignone wins a competition in the giant slalom World Cup. Marta Bassino is third.