With more than 10,000 companies focused on financial and insurance services and around 47,000 financial services employees, Milan is one of the largest financial markets in the world.
It hosts the ItalianStock Exchange (Borsa Italiana), which is part of the London Stock Exchange Group, and 17 out of the 20 largest World Banks by total assets have offices in Milan. The number of Finch startups is now growing of 27% year-over-year.
Milan is a city where funds and profits are secured for your start-up thanks to the extensive and growing net of investors able to provide for money and time, contacts, training and skills. VC Investments in Lombardy have witnessed a 280% growth from 2017 to 2018. Crowdfunding, alternative lending and financial support services are growing accordingly, making Milan a global financial capital.
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