CDP Equity

Memberships & Partnerships

CDP Equity operates on the international market through partnerships and joint ventures.

The company has invested in One Planet Sovereign Wealth Funds since 2020

CDP Equity belongs to OPSWF, which unites sovereign wealth funds to integrate policies to combat climate change, triggering a rapid transformation towards an low-emission economy and encouraging other sovereign wealth funds to take part in the framework.

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In 2017, it started a partnership with the sovereign fund of Kazakhstan, Samruk-Kazyna JSC and the National Management Holding KazAgro JSC

To develop new ways for subsidiaries of CDP Equity and the portfolio of the fund and of the holding company to collaborate. The goal is to create new production facilities in key areas including that of producing components for oil & gas, food distribution and agriculture 4.0 in Kazakhstan.

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In 2016, it signed a framework agreement with the sovereign fund of Qatar (Qatar Investment Authority)

The collaboration serves two objectives: the development of the Italian tourism sector and the investment of € 100 mln by the QIA in the growth capital fund promoted by the CDP Group.

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In 2015, it signed a memorandum of understanding with Korea Investment Corporation

For economic cooperation, to share experience and know-how. The agreement is designed to generate joint investment opportunities and attract capital to Italy.

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In 2014, CDP Equity became a member of the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF)

The purpose of the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds, a global network based in London, is to facilitate, by consistently sharing experiences of mutual interest, the understanding of international activities and the Santiago Principles endorsed by member countries of the IFSWF.

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In 2014, it signed a memorandum of understanding with China Investment Corporation

To promote economic cooperation between Italy and China. The investments relate to minority interests, with governance rights, in financially sound companies, with the aim of generating financial market returns.

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In 2014, it was established a partnership with Kuwait Investment Authority named FSI Investiments

To support the growth of the risk capital in the italian market with a vehicle suitable to invest in Italy

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In 2013, it signed a memorandum of understanding with the Russian sovereign fund RDIF

To provide an investment platform of €1 bln, which will focus on Italy and Russia. The cooperation concerns the food sector, engineering, machinery and technology.

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In 2012, it signed a joint venture with Qatar Holding and IQMIIC Made In Italy SpA was established

To encourage the consolidation of Italian brands investing in companies operating in Made in Italy sectors such as food and food distribution, fashion and luxury goods, furnishing and design, leisure, tourism and lifestyle.