Fondo Strategico Italiano (FSI) has acquired 42.3% of SIA, a provider of technology and infrastructure services for financial institutions, central banks and public administration in Italy and Europe.04 Dec 2013
Following the operation in October, UBS Global Asset Management has listed other four Ucits-compliant ETFs repeating stock indices on the Italian stock exchange.29 Nov 2013
Italy's Banca Etica has signed partnerships with ecological associations Retenergie, Energo Club and Legambiente to widen access to credit for sustainable energy investors.28 Nov 2013
63% of total net inflows to asset management investment tools (OICRs) came from the networks of financial advisers across the country, industry association Assoreti has revealed.28 Nov 2013
Italy's Prisma SGR's Fondo Immobiliare Obton II has obtained €2.5m from Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena (Mps) to develop its sustainable business across Italy.28 Nov 2013
Open-ended funds and portfolio management brought total net inflows since the beginning of 2013 to €60bn, best result since 2005, industry association Assogestioni reported.28 Nov 2013
Italy's Immobiliare Grande Distribuzione (IGD) has entered into a mortgage loan agreement with BNP Paribas (Italian Branch) for a total amount of €135m.27 Nov 2013
InvestmentEurope has published a video showing highlights of its latest event in Milan, which took place on 13 November this year.26 Nov 2013
Consumer confidence has risen in November, but Italians are more worried about future economic prospects, the Italian National Institute of Statistics (Istat) revealed.26 Nov 2013
Italy's independent asset manager Azimut has teamed up with Antares Private Equity to launch a mini-bond fund for Italian SMEs.25 Nov 2013
Italy's BNP Paribas Investment Partners SGR has launched a close-ended mini-bond fund aimed at supporting the country's SMEs.25 Nov 2013
BOOST ETP launched eight products on the Milan Stock Exchange at the end of October that have already reached a market quote of 6.1%.22 Nov 2013
Head of statistics at Italy's industry group Assogestioni Teresa Lapolla goes through the country's AM industry positive results in Q3 of 2013.21 Nov 2013
Italian asset managers have posted total net inflows of €16.3bn in Q3, most of which came from insurance products, Assogestioni reports.21 Nov 2013
Atlante Seed, the Intesa Sanpaolo Group seed and early capital fund, and Digital Magics, the start-up venture incubator quoted on AIM Italia, have joined forces for the development of investment activities in digital start-ups.21 Nov 2013
Social Responsible Investing (SRI) is gaining ground across the European asset management industry, but Italy's is still weighted to the retail investor.
Henderson Global Investors has won the Group of the Year category at the InvestmentEurope Fund Manager of the Year Awards, with Polar Capital taking Specialist Group of the Year.
InvestmentEurope's Pension Fund Forum is taking place today, 21 November, in Zurich - offering a programme of individual speakers and panel discussion throughout the day.