The European House – Ambrosetti, a partner of the company with a stake of 25%, acts as a leading strategic advisor to top management of public and private institutions and is the first private Think Tank in Italy and fourth in Europe (according to the Global Go to Think Tanks Report of University of Pennsylvania) and first Think Tank in Italy for governance and family business advisory.
AIFI, Italian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, was created in May 1986, in order to promote, develop and institutionally represent venture capital and private equity in Italy. The Association is an organization composed of different entities that, through direct investment of their own funds or through the management and advisory of independent funds (closed-end funds), are private equity and venture capital investors with the objective of purchasing, managing and divesting in unlisted companies.
K Finance is a member of the AIFI M&A Commission, which has issued “The Ethical Code of M&A”. The Code, which sets the “best practice” for financial advisors, has been approved by the Board of K Finance since its first publication in early 2006.
As a Partner Equity Markets of Borsa Italiana (the Italian Stock Exchange), during an IPO K Finance covers the role of Financial Advisor of the Company to be listed.
K Finance is also a technical partner of Borsa Italiana.
“Il Sole 24 Ore”, the main Italian financial newspaper, periodically publishes researches by K Finance, in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, that monitor the health and the ability to create value of Italian enterprises (here you can find the most recent publication).