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Fondo Italiano d'Investimento

  • icona_fondi Funds managed 8
  • icona_patrimonio Assets managed € 2.3 bln
  • CDP Equity Commitment CDP Equity € 250 mln
  • CDP Equity Shareholding 68%
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Overview of the AMC

Founded in 2010, it is a joint initiative between the CDP and the Italian Ministry of the Economy and Finance. FII is focused on private equity and private debt, to support the growth of Italian SMEs, through consolidation and expansion strategies.
 

Objectives

FII supports the development and competitiveness of the Italian business fabric, with particular reference to SMEs. It combines the objectives of economic return and of the development of the production system by using market instruments, in particular by establishing and managing direct funds and funds of funds. It favours firms with good development prospects and that operate in strategic sectors and excellence. In addition, it manages a fund focused on small and medium-sized businesses with a high technological content that intend to tackle the scaling up stage. Finally, the Funds of Funds area is focussed on making investments in other vehicles dedicated to private equity and private debt.

Funds managed

  • CDP Equity's commitment: 
  • Total Commitment:  388.8 mln 
  • Status: Collection completed/Investment period concluded 
  • Investments in Portfolio: 15 funds

Investment in private equity funds in support of Italian SMEs. 

  • CDP Equity's commitment:
  • Total Commitment:  400 mln 
  • Status: Collection completed / Investment period concluded
  • Investments in Portfolio: 11 funds

Private debt funds that invest in mini-bonds and other types of debt. 

  • CDP Equity's commitment: 0
  • Total Commitment:  91.2 mln 
  • Status: Collection completed / Investment period concluded 
  • Investments in Portfolio: 5 funds

Investment in venture capital funds in support of Italian start-ups.

  • CDP Equity's commitment: 0
  • Total Commitment:  163 mln
  • Status: Collection completed / In investment phase
  • Investments in Portfolio: 9 funds

Investment in venture capital funds in support of Italian start-ups.

  • CDP Equity's commitment:
  • Total Commitment: € 133.6 mln1 
  • Status: Collection completed / In investment phase
  • Investments in Portfolio: 6 companies

Investment in start-ups and SMEs with high technological content in the late stage and expansion capital phases.

Note 1: Includes commitment to the parallel FITEC Lazio fund of 18 million by LazioInnova.

  • CDP Equity's commitment: 0
  • Total Commitment: € 492.5 mln 
  • Status: Collection completed / In investment phase
  • Investments in Portfolio: 4 companies

Investment in Italian SMEs, mainly through majority shares with a ‘buy and build’ strategy.

  • CDP Equity's commitment: 0
  • Total Commitment:  338.8 mln / target: 600 mln
  • Status: In collection / In investment phase
  • Investments in Portfolio: 9 funds

Investment in private equity funds in support of Italian SMEs in order to contribute to the founding and development of new operators.

  • CDP Equity's commitment:  250 mln 
  • Total Commitment:  291.5 mln / target: € 500 mln 
  • Status: In collection / In investment phase 
  • Investments in Portfolio: 3 funds

Investment in private debt funds in support of Italian SMEs in order to contribute to the founding and development of new operators.