FONDAZIONE DI VENEZIA
Fondazione di Venezia is a Foundation “based on banking origins”. Founded in 1992, under the Italian Privatization Law for public banks, it owned at the time 100% of Cassa di Risparmio di Venezia, dating back to 1822. Nowadays the Foundation has diversified its equities portfolio. The Foundation acts to support social welfare and promotes economic development in three major areas, as stated in their mission statement: education, scientific research, cultural heritage, through financing or direct interventions.