In order to promote the paying down of the amounts due from the Public Administration, Intesa Sanpaolo commenced non-recourse trading activities in certified amounts due from the Public Administration to businesses, professionals, entities and associations. A special credit line has been developed which will allow the non-recourse acquisition of amounts due from Public Administration Entities and held by suppliers.

Upon termination of the ABI Credit Agreement, in June 2015, 265 SME applications were received relating to the factoring of Public Administration receivables for a total of 10.2 million euro. Under the new agreement in effect since July, another 22 applications were accepted for 1.3 million euro, for a total of 287 applications and more than 11.5 million euro.