Fiat Industrial and CNH Announce That the Registration Statement on Form F-4 Has Been Declared Effective

Fiat Industrial and CNH Announce That the Registration Statement on Form F-4 
Has Been Declared Effective 
TURIN, ITALY and BURR RIDGE, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/13 --  Fiat
Industrial S.p.A. (FI.MI) and CNH Global N.V. (NYSE: CNH) announced
today that the registration statement on Form F−4 (the
"Registration Statement") of FI CBM Holdings N.V. (to be renamed "CNH
Industrial N.V."), has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities
and Exchange Commission. CNH Industrial N.V. will be the new parent
holding company of the group following the mergers among Fiat
Industrial S.p.A. ("Fiat Industrial") and CNH Global N.V. ("CNH")
into CNH Industrial N.V. The registration statement relates to the
shares that will be issued to shareholders of Fiat Industrial and CNH
in connection with the proposed mergers.  
The prospectus, dated June 6, 2013, included in the Registration
Statement and other shareholder materials related to the mergers are
available at Fiat Industrial's website at and at CNH's
website at 
Fiat Industrial S.p.A. is a global leader in the capital goods sector
that, through its various businesses, designs, produces and sells
agricultural and construction equipment (CNH Global N.V.), trucks,
commercial vehicles, buses and special vehicles (Iveco S.p.A.), in
addition to engines and transmissions for those vehicles and for
marine applications (FPT Industrial S.p.A.). Present in all major
markets worldwide, Fiat Industrial is focused on expanding its
presence in high growth markets, including through new joint
ventures. Further information on Fiat Industrial Group and its
businesses is available on the corporate website 
CNH Global N.V. is a world leader in the agricultural and
construction equipment businesses. Supported by approximately 11,500
dealers in approximately 170 countries, CNH brings together the
knowledge and heritage of its Case and New Holland brand families
with the strength and resources of its worldwide commercial,
industrial, product support and finance organizations. CNH Global
N.V., whose stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:
CNH), is a majority-owned subsidiary of Fiat Industrial S.p.A.
(FI.MI). Further information on CNH and its Case and New Holland
products can be found on the corporate website 
This document does not constitute an offer to exchange or sell or an
offer to exchange or buy any securities. 
An offer of securities in the United States pursuant to a business
combination transaction was made through a prospectus which is part
of a registration statement which was declared effective by the US
Securities and Exchange Commission on June 21, 2013. CNH Global N.V.
("CNH") and Fiat Industrial S.p.A. ("FI") shareholders who are US
persons or are located in the United States are advised to read the
registration statement because it contains important information
relating to the proposed transaction. You may inspect and copy the
registration statement relating to the proposed transaction and
documents incorporated by reference at the SEC's Public Reference
Room at 100 F Street, N.E., Room 1580, Washington, D.C. 20549. CNH's
and FI CBM Holdings N.V.'s SEC filings are also available to the
public at the SEC's web site at In addition, FI
CBM Holdings N.V. has made the prospectus available for free to
shareholders of CNH and FI in the United States. 
This communication contains forward-looking statements relating to
CNH, Fiat Industrial and the proposed business combination between
them. All statements included in this communication concerning
activities, events or developments that we expect, believe or
anticipate will or may occur in the future are forward-looking
statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current
expectations and projections about future events and involve known
and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, including, but
not limited to, the following: uncertainties as to whether the
proposed business combination will be consummated, uncertainties as
to the timing of the proposed business combination, uncertainties as
to how many shareholders will participate in the proposed business
combination, the risk that the announcement of the proposed business
combination may make it more difficult for CNH or Fiat Industrial to
establish or maintain relationships with its employees, suppliers and
other business partners, the risk that the businesses of CNH or Fiat
Industrial will be adversely impacted during the pendency of the
proposed business combination; the risk that the operations of CNH
and Fiat Industrial will not be integrated successfully, and other
economic, business and competitive factors affecting the businesses
of CNH and Fiat Industrial generally, including those set forth in
CNH's annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31,
2012, filed by CNH with the SEC on March 1, 2013 and in the annual
report of Fiat Industrial for the year ended December 31, 2012. These
forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this
communication and we undertake no obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information,
future events and developments or otherwise, except as required by
For more information contact: 
Fiat Industrial S.p.A.
Via Nizza 250, 10126 Torino
Tel. +39 011 006 2464
Fax +39 011 006 2094 
CNH Investor Relations
+1 (630) 887-3745 
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