Bringing you live news and features since 2006 

Quilter Cheviot’s sustainable investment fund passes GBP100m milestone

RELATED TOPICS​

Quilter Cheviot’s Climate Assets Fund, a fossil fuel-free strategy investing in the growth markets of sustainability and environmental technologies, has surpassed GBP100 million of client assets under management (as at 31 May 2020).The fund which has been managed by Lead Fund Manager, Claudia Quiroz since inception in 2010, seeks to achieve long term capital appreciation and provide income through multi-asset allocation and multi-thematic investment. It has delivered consistently strong investment performance for investors and is top quartile over one, three and five years.

 
Quilter Cheviot’s Chief Executive, Andrew McGlone, says: “We are immensely proud of the success of the Climate Assets Fund, it has been an innovative market leader since inception. Claudia has consistently proved to be a true expert in her field and she has been supported well by the rest of the team.

“We have seen a significant increase of interest in sustainable investment for many years now and this interest will only to continue to grow. The fund’s consistently strong investment performance has proven to investors that you do not have to compromise returns by choosing to invest sustainably.”

Despite the economic uncertainty regarding the Covid-19 outbreak and the implications for the economy, Quilter Cheviot believes that the longer-term trends behind sustainable investing remain firmly in place with sustainable investment continuing to move up the agenda for both the government and investors.

Quiroz says: “Over the last decade we have seen an incredible shift in investors reconsidering the economic and environmental impact of their investments and this is being compounded by the current crisis. Whilst we are seeing market volatility across global equity markets, the Climate Assets Fund has proved resilient, particularly when compared to the peer group.

“The fund was established to focus on the investment opportunities arising from global trends including climate change, resource scarcity and population shifts. In the next 10 years, these trends are set to continue and intensify as governments around the world attempt to reconcile the Covid-19 recovery with their carbon net-zero ambition”. 

Latest News

Saving and investing app, Moneybox, has doubled the number of ETFs available on the platform, in the light of ‘growing..
Global X ETFs has announced the appointment of Ryan O'Connor as its Chief Executive Officer effective as of April 8, 2024. ..
Value-driven structured credit investing firm, Angel Oak Capital Advisors, LLC, has announced the completed conversions of two of its mutual..
Confidence in the continuing strength of bitcoin and Ethereum is driving wider interest in altcoins and other digital assets, according..

Related Articles

Jeremy Senderowicz, Vedder Price
Jeremy Senderowicz, a member of the Investment Services Group at law firm Vedder Price, has witnessed a steady upswing in...
Graham MacKenzie, Toronto Stock Exchange
The evolution of ETFs has been a multi-decade experience for Toronto Stock Exchange says Graham MacKenzie, managing director, Exchange Traded...
Frank Koudelka, State Street Global Services
ETF data provider and ETF Express data partner, Trackinsight, has published its Global ETF Survey 2024 Report: ‘50+ Charts on...
Cryptocurrencies
Matteo Greco, Research Analyst at Fineqia International writes that bitcoin (BTC) ended the week at approximately USD52,150, showing a notable...
Subscribe to the ETF Express newsletter

Subscribe for access to our weekly newsletter, newsletter archive, updates on the site and exclusive email content.

Marketing by