History

BLUE FINANCIAL COMMUNICATION is an independent publishing house based in Milan specialized in media related to personal business and financial products, with a particular focus on personal finance management and service distribution. Founded in 1995 it has developed a variety of content published both in printed and online publications. Today BLUE FINANCIAL COMMUNICATION is the leading company in Italy for financial media and information. The history of the company evidences its various projects and experiences which have allowed it to become the market leader. Here are the most important steps in the journey of BLUE FINANCIAL COMMUNICATION, from its inception in 1995 to today.

Our Journey
2017
December 2017

Private Banking Awards 2017 is the first FORBESLIVE event

October 2017

Launch of the italian edition of FORBES and website forbesitalia.com

2016
October 2016

The yearbook DIGITAL, dedicated to all the Italian companies active in the Fintech world, is presented to the public at the Trading Online Expo

September 2016

Acquisition of Spring Eventi, a company active in the sector of event and forum organization

July 2016

Creation of iFINANCE MEDIA LTD, a new London-based company part of the Blue Financial Communication group, focused on the development of the Fintech sector

May 2016

iFINANCE, the first Italian magazine focused on Fintech and digital business, is created

February 2016

Launch of the first edition of PLAYER YEARBOOK, the yearbook dedicated to the world of consultancy and private banking

2015
December 2015

Listing at the Aim stock exchange of Milan

November 2015

Inception of PRIVATE, the magazine for private bankers, and the privatebankingweb.com website, dedicated to the leading players of financial consulting: leaders, legends, lifestyle, events

September 2015

Launch of the calcioinborsa.com website and the prize contest BIGMATCH: the first and only website to combine finance and football

April 2015

Publication of the first issue of LEADER YEARBOOK, featuring the most prominent figures in Italian asset management

January 2015

Business activities expand to include the creation and management of events designed specifically for clients and the organization of the FORUMS: OUTLOOK, PRIVATE BANKING and iFINANCE

2014
2014

Development of the web app MY SOLDI, for the management of personal business

2014

Creation and development of the blueratingtv.com website and the mobile version of bluerating.com, as well as the advertorial sections and TOP FUNDS

2013
2013

Opening of the new soldiweb.com website, completely devoted to consulting and personal business, with the sections SOLDI CONSULENZA and SOLDI STORE supported by daily news bulletins and targeting savers

2013

Launch of the new monthly BLUERATING advisory e asset management, sent to all the promotion and consulting agencies doing business in Italy and the main bank branches, with a circulation of over 7000 copies, in addition to distribution at sector events and newsstands

2009
2009

Launch of SOLDI, the personal business weekly, distributed nationwide through the newsstand channel until 2013

2003
2003

Creation and launch of ADVISOR, the first monthly dedicated to the world of promoters and managers of financial products, sold in 2010 to another publisher

2002
2002

Launch of the monthly HEDGE, a newsmagazine dedicated to private banking and alternative investments, which was terminated in 2009 following the hedge fund crisis

1997
1997

Creation of the weekly BLOOMBERG INVESTIMENTI, distributed nationally, with Alessandro Rossi as editor in chief and in partnership with Michael Bloomberg: partnership share sold in 2002

1997

Launch of the initial version of the bluerating.com website

1995
1995

BLUE FINANCIAL COMMUNICATION is founded in Milan by Denis Masetti

1995