Atalanta B.C. is pleased to announce that Plus500, a leading technology platform for trading Contracts for Difference (‘CDF’) internationally, will be the main sponsor of the Club for the next three sporting seasons beginning 1 September 2020.
Plus500 will not only be the main jersey sponsor of Atalanta B.C. for both national and international games, but will also have access to a number of other important rights.
Plus500 was founded in 2008 and is listed for trade on the premium segment of the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and included within the FTSE250 index (Symbol: PLUS). Plus500 operates an online trading platform for individual customers to trade CFDs internationally. The Group offers more than 2,500 different underlying global financial instruments, comprising equities, indices, commodities, options, ETFs, foreign exchange and cryptocurrencies. Customers of Plus500 can trade CFDs in more than 50 countries and in 32 languages. The trading platform is accessible from multiple operating systems (Windows, iOS, Android and Surface) and web browsers. Plus500 retains operating licences and is regulated in the United Kingdom, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, New Zealand, South Africa, Singapore and the Seychelles.
David Zruia, Chief Executive Officer of Plus500, said: “We are pleased to be partnering with Atalanta B.C., a club that is full of soul and has a special place in the hearts of the people of Bergamo. Atalanta is a rising power in Italian and international football, and we look forward to supporting them as they continue to grow and progress, particularly as they enter another season in the UEFA Champions League”.
“This partnership, alongside our existing sponsorship agreements, adds to the fantastic strength of our sponsorship programmes globally. It also strengthens our presence in Italy, an important market with good growth potential, and supports the international brand recognition of Plus500 and our ability to increase customer base globally”.
Luca Percassi, Chief Executive Officer and owner of Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio, said: “We are really happy to announce the partnership and thus welcome Plus500, a leading international company, which will be Atalanta’s main sponsor for the next three seasons. It is a great satisfaction for us to be able to collaborate with such a prestigious brand that will undoubtedly and significantly contribute to the Club’s growth. It is also a source of pride for us that Plus500, to help develop and strengthen its brand in Italy, has decided to forge this partnership with Atalanta”.