VIA AM are a Paris-based asset management company, created in 2015 by a group of experienced and successful managers and analysts specialized in systematic investment strategies.
Their objective is to maximize funds performances using proven and robust investment techniques.
VIA AM promote two 'state-of-the-art' systematic strategies: long only Smart-Beta on equity and "Risk-Premia" on multiple asset classes.
VIA AM also rely on a strategic partner, Eric Sturdza Management Company S.A., which supports funds operations & distribution.
In order to meet today's and tomorrow's challenges, VIA AM integrate several ESG criteria into its investment strategies directly through its accounting normalisation model.
VIA AM believe that long-term value creation involves both economic efficiency and the strengthening of a sustainable global financial system.
Increasingly, environmental, social and governance criteria are a major focus of the VIA AM’s strategic guidance.
VIA AM are strengthening their ESG initiative in 2019 with the launch of a SRI fund which the company manages by delegation: the BFT Partners - VIA Smart Europe Equity SRI fund, in partnership with BFT Investment Managers.
In order to improve the operational Eco Efficiency of VIA AM, the Senior Management decided to sponsor the planting of trees.
- In 2019, VIA AM increased their involvement in the fight against global warming and more specifically in the reduction of CO2 emissions through the planting of Douglas-fir trees.
VIA AM financed more than 2,000 trees in 2019 and are committed to fund the planting of a new tree per million dollars of AuM at the end of each year.
This project is mastered from the production of the plant to the plantation, through the monitoring and maintenance of the plot. An independent certification of the maintenance and growth of the plantations is carried out by Ecocert environnement (www.ecocert-environnement.com).
-in Q4 2019, recycling boxes have been installed on VIA AM premises.