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Fondo Strategico Italiano was renamed CDP Equity on 31 March 2016. More information?
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CDP Equity invests in companies of “major national interest" that have a stable financial position and performance, with adequate profit-generating prospects and strong growth potential


CDP Equity has invested and committed a total of €3.7 billion, with a portfolio currently comprising minority holdings in 11 companies.

Press releases and news

Rome, 16 September 2016 - Following the resolutions by the Board of Directors of Cassa Depositi e Prestiti SpA...

Milan, 3 August 2016 – The merger of Metroweb Italia Spa – in which CDP has a stake of 46.2% held by CDP Equity...

The reorganisation of the operations of Fondo Strategico Italiano SpA (FSI) provided for in the 2016-2020 Business...

On 31 March 2016, the Shareholders’ Meeting of Fondo Strategico Italiano SpA changed the company’s name from Fondo Strategico Italiano SpA to CDP Equity SpA.
CDP Equity will work alongside its parent company Cassa Depositi e Prestiti in the acquisition and management of equity investments in companies of major national interest.
CDP Equity and its special purpose entities now hold and manage all the equity investments formerly held by Fondo Strategico Italiano.
In addition, FSI SGR SpA has been formed to invest venture capital to support the development plans of medium-large enterprises with significant growth prospects.