Our History - BFF Banking Group
BFF Banking Group is the largest independent specialty finance in Italy and a leading player in Europe, specialized in the management and non-recourse factoring of trade receivables due from the Public Administrations, securities services, banking and corporate payments.
The Group operates in Italy, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia and Spain.
LEADER IN EUROPE
BFF is the leading player in the management and non-recourse factoring of trade receivables due from Public Administrations and National Healthcare system in Europe, operating in 9 Countries.
The merger with DEPObank expands our perimeter to securities services and banking & corporate payments.
TRANSFORMED INTO A BANK, LISTED AT THE ITALIAN STOCK EXCHANGE, AND EXPANDED ABROAD
BFF becomes a bank (2013), and lists at the Italian Stock Exchange in 2017.
Growing in Europe through acquisition in Central Eastern Europe (2016). The international offer is present in Portugal, Greece, Croatia, and France. The business in Spain is consolidated through the acquisition of IOS Finance (2019).
RESILIENT DURING CRISIS, STARTING THE INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION
The international expansion starts in Europe (2010 in Spain).
BFF offer comes available to all suppliers of Public Administrations and National Healthcare Systems, in line with clients’ needs.
Founded by a group of pharmaceutical companies to answer their needs of managing and collecting public entities’ receivables, BFF has soon become a leader in its reference market.
Updated on March 4, 2020