Founded in 1998 by Interbanca S.p.A., Iniziativa Gestione Investimenti SGR S.p.A. (IGI) is an authorized intermediary supervised by the Bank of Italy and entered in the Register of Asset Management Companies (no. 17).

From inception to the exit of Interbanca in 2006, IGI raised and managed two private equity funds: IGI Investimenti and IGI Investimenti Due.

In 2006 IGI raised the fund IGI Investimenti Quattro and in 2013, following the acquisition of Arca Impresa Gestioni SGR S.p.A., it took over the management of two further funds, IGI Investimenti Cinque (formerly Arca Impresa Tre) and IGI Investimenti Cinque Parallel (formerly Arca Impresa Tre Parallel).

In 2018 the fund IGI Investimenti Sei was launched with the target of raising € 150 million.  The first closing was completed on 1 October 2018.

Today IGI has 4 active funds with approximately € 250 million of assets under management.

The chart below shows the key milestones in IGI’s history.

1998
Foundation of IGI by the Interbanca Group
1998
IGI launches the fund IGI Investimenti (listed in MIB)
2001
Launch of the fund IGI Investimenti Due
2006
IGI becomes fully independent under the Partners. Launch of the fund IGI Investimenti Quattro
2010
Change of investment strategy towards majority buyouts
2013
IGI acquires Arca Impresa Gestioni SGR and takes over the management of the funds IGI Investimenti Cinque and IGI Investimenti Cinque Parallel
2018
Launch of the fund IGI Investimenti Sei