MILANO ( – Equita closed the first quarter with total net revenues up 43% to 18.7 million euros, thanks especially to the Investment Banking business unit, which tripled its turnover to 9.6 million. Net banking income also increased by 43% to 18.7 million, while net income almost doubled, from 2.2 to 4.4 million euro. Shareholders’ equity amounted to 83.2 million euro.