Milan, 18 September 2008
– Seat Pagine Gialle has given order to the Royal Bank of
Scotland for the voluntary early repayment of the remaining € 30 million of the € 81.7 million
instalment maturing December 2008 of the “Senior” loan (an early repayment of € 51.7 million had
already been made in June 2008).
The early repayment, made possible by high operating cash flow generation, is part of the
policy to continue with the steady reduction of debt as a priority.
Since 22 April 2004, starting date of the financing scheme resulting from the acquisition,
the Company will have already repaid approximately € 1,141 million by the end of September 2008,
including € 255 million arising from the securitisation of trade receivables, which took place in
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