GFIA (Gibraltar Funds & Investments Association) is a non-profit organization. It was formed in 1996 under the original name GASIM (Gibraltar Association of Stockbrokers and Investment Managers) which was renamed in 2009 to include Fund Managers. GFIA´s membership today is comprised of Stockbrokers, Law Firms, Banks, Audit Firms, Investment Managers, Fund Managers & Administrators as well as individuals involved in the financial sector in Gibraltar.
All members of GFIA are licensed under the FSC (Financial Services Commission) in Gibraltar and are rigorously compliant with local regulations enforced by regulatory bodies. GFIA works regularly to provide its members with news and information on existing and new legislation affecting the finance sector. GFIA maintains a strong relationship with Gibraltar´s regulatory bodies in order to provide the best and most up to date information. This is achieved through the implementation of the “Technical sub-committee” which meets regularly to discuss current laws and updates within the sector.