Assogestioni is the representative association of the Italian investment management industry. It represents most of the Italian and foreign investment management companies operating in Italy, as well as banks and insurance companies involved in investment management, including pension schemes. The association’s main purpose is to foster the investment management industry in Italy through the establishment of a regulatory and market environment in Italy which is conducive to growth. To achieve these goals, Assogestioni offers to its members advice and technical support on legal, fiscal and operational matters. It also encourages its members, financial and public institutions to debate on themes involving savings, investments, sound corporate governance and regulatory and operational improvements.