EVLI BANK PLC PRESS RELEASE SEPTEMBER 7, 2020 AT 11.30 AM. (EET/EEST)
Evli Fund Administration Firm Ltd has signed a co-operation settlement with The Cardinal Companions World for the promoting of Evli funds to institutional buyers within the Netherlands.
The Cardinal Companions World firm affords its strategic advisory companies to asset managers for the planning and implementation of their worldwide development methods, along with the promoting and advertising of funding merchandise as a third-party distribution channel with a long time of expertise.
“We’ve been mapping the Dutch marketplace for skilled, institutional buyers for a very long time, and we’re delighted to work with an skilled and succesful associate on this new market. As a long-standing boutique asset supervisor within the Nordic area, we need to provide Dutch buyers new, profitable options that transcend the mainstream and add worth and real diversification to the portfolio,” says Kim Pessala, Evli’s Head of Institutional Purchasers.
“Dutch buyers demand that duty (ESG) components are taken into consideration of their investments, and we at Evli have put a heavy emphasis in ESG over the past decade. This is applicable to all funding actions in addition to our innovation in accountable funding merchandise. I’m subsequently very happy that we at the moment are capable of provide Dutch institutional buyers our new spearhead product, the Evli Inexperienced Company Bond fund,” Pessala provides.
The company bond focus of the Evli Inexperienced Company Bond fund is uncommon. Only a few European inexperienced bond funds are devoted solely to the company bond section, many additionally put money into authorities danger. Investing within the inexperienced bond market through company bonds affords buyers a number of benefits. Asset allocation is extra environment friendly with extra specified merchandise. Furthermore, the company sector performs a key function in growing a greener economic system. Due to this fact, it’s of excessive significance for the investor group to instantly assist the transformation of those corporations when they’re investing in initiatives advancing transition to low-carbon economic system and social initiatives financed with inexperienced and sustainability bonds. Additionally, Evli’s crossover method permits it to grab fascinating funding alternatives that are additionally accountable.
“We’re delighted with our new partnership with Evli. It’s nice to have the ability to provide Dutch buyers involved in duty each Evli’s robust ESG capabilities and its distinctive company bond experience. This provides worth whereas additionally diversifying the portfolios of Dutch skilled buyers,” The Cardinal Companions World’s Managing Director John Birch states.
Evli’s company bond funds are managed by a fixed-income staff with a profitable historical past of greater than 20 years within the European fastened revenue market and lengthy, native experience within the Nordic company bond market, which incorporates unrated company bonds.
Along with the Evli Inexperienced Company Bond Fund, duty is built-in into the portfolio administration funding course of in all of Evli’s funds. Evli signed the Ideas for Accountable Funding (PRI) already in 2010 and has since then actively invested within the growth of accountable funding. In 2019, Evli revealed its local weather ideas and raised duty to certainly one of its strategic focus areas.
For extra info:
Kim Pessala, Head of Institutional Purchasers, Evli Fund Administration Firm Ltd, tel. +358 9 4766 9141, [email protected]
Evli Financial institution Plc
Evli is a financial institution specialised in investments that helps establishments, companies and personal individuals improve their wealth. The product and repair providing consists of mutual funds, asset administration and capital markets companies, various funding merchandise, fairness analysis, the administration of incentive applications and Company Finance companies. The corporate additionally affords banking companies that assist shoppers’ funding operations. Evli is the very best ranked and most used institutional asset supervisor in Finland*.
Evli has a complete of EUR 12.9 billion in consumer property below administration (web 6/2020). Evli Group’s fairness capital totals EUR 71.eight million and its BIS capital adequacy ratio is 15.three p.c (June 30, 2020). The corporate has round 250 staff. Evli Financial institution Plc’s B shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.
*KANTAR SIFO Prospera Exterior Asset Administration Finland 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and SFR Scandinavian Monetary Analysis Institutional Funding Providers, Finland 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018.
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