QUAERO CAPITAL is an independent, specialist fund management firm which brings together independently minded investment managers who use original research to provide actively managed strategies for clients in the institutional and wholesale markets.
QUAERO CAPITAL, as a whole, is a team of 37 individuals including 17 experienced investment professionals who enjoy working in an environment focused exclusively on investment. QUAERO CAPITAL was founded in 2005 in Geneva as “Argos Investment Managers S.A.” It is a 100% employee-owned company with its founding partners taking an active role in its investment processes. QUAERO CAPITAL SA is regulated by the FINMA, the Swiss Financial Markets Authority. It offers a range of high conviction investment strategies spread across 14 funds in two Luxembourg SICAVs (a Part I-UCITS and a SIF) and 1 in a Swiss Securities Fund. The company has developed a strong expertise in small caps, in real assets and more specifically infrastructure investment in Europe.
QUAERO CAPITAL SA has also chosen to partner with two firms that embody a strong dedication to fundamental research and original investment culture. As a result, QUAERO CAPITAL distributes the funds managed by Berger Van Berchem, Geneva and by Lloyd George Management, Hong Kong.
Facts & Figures :
- Founded in Geneva in 2005
- AuM : about EUR 1 billion
- Staff: 37 people
- Four offices in Europe : Geneva, Zurich, Paris and London
- Authorised and regulated by FINMA as an asset manager of collective investment schemes. Quaero Capital (France) is authorized and regulated by the AMF
- Audited by KPMG
- 11 high-conviction Luxembourg funds in UCITS format
- 1 high-conviction Swiss fund
QUAERO CAPITAL SA was established as a public limited company (société anonyme) under the laws of Switzerland on 22 April 2005 for an unlimited period of time. Its registered office is situated at route de Pré-Bois 20, Case Postale 1875, CH-1215 Geneva 15, Switzerland. It has been registered with the Company’s register of Geneva under the number CH-660-0921005-4 on 28th April, 2005. The company is regulated as an Asset Manager of Collective Investment Schemes by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (the “FINMA”). QUAERO CAPITAL (FRANCE) sas is an asset management company approved by the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (www.amf-france.org) under number GP-14000016 as of the 17 June 2014. It is a stock company with a capital of EUR 250,000, with a registered office at 39 Avenue d’Iena, F-75016 Paris, France. Registered with number 802 673 491 at the register of commerce in Paris. The organisation chart of QUAERO CAPITAL (FRANCE) sas is available on the following link.