VAM Investment Managers
The VAM fund range is managed in conjunction with outstanding fund management businesses.
Details of VAM’s fund management partners and full range of funds are shown below.
Driehaus Capital Management LLC (“Driehaus”)
Based in Chicago, Illinois, Driehaus provides investment management services to institutional clients and high net worth individuals. The company specialises in domestic and international equity investing, using a high conviction growth style, with the objective of capital appreciation.
Driehaus is independently owned, and the Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Richard Driehaus, is the architect of its investment philosophy.
Driehaus Capital Management LLC is regulated by the Securities Exchange Commission in the United States of America.
Driehaus manages a series of equity funds for VAM Funds (Lux):
- US Micro Cap Growth Fund
- US Small Cap Growth Fund
- US Mid Cap Growth Fund
- US Large Cap Growth Fund
- Emerging Markets Growth Fund
- Frontier Markets Fund
- International Real Estate Equity Fund
- World Growth Fund
- International Opportunities Fund
- Focused Global Equity Fund
In addition, the VAM Managed Funds (Lux) – Driehaus Fund blends investment in all of these funds, in an actively managed portfolio seeking outperformance in all market conditions:
- Driehaus Fund
Close Asset Management Limited (“Close Brothers Asset Management”)
Established in 1878, Close Brothers is a specialist financial services group which makes loans, trades securities and provides investment management solutions to a wide range of clients. Close Brothers Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 250.
Close Brothers Asset Management brings together the Group’s established asset management businesses and provides a full range of advice, investment management and self-directed services to private and corporate clients and professional advisers. It has specialised in managing client portfolios for over 40 years and its investment team is supported by more than 550 staff working from nine offices. Close Brothers Asset Management has been awarded Defaqto Diamond ratings for the Discretionary Portfolio Funds in 2014 and 2015.
The VAM Managed Funds (Lux) funds managed by Close Brothers Asset Management are:
- Close Brothers Balanced Fund
- Close Brothers Cautious Fund
- Close Brothers Growth Fund
Opportunité S.A., with over 30 years’ experience, is an independent French investment manager, with offices in Paris, Luxembourg, Brussels and Basle.
Opportunité S.A. has developed a range of products and solutions in:
- Asset management and private banking
- Traditional management and alternative management
The VAM Funds (Lux) fund managed by Opportunité S.A. is:
- VAM Accessible Clean Energy Fund
With such a wide range of excellent funds there are too many individual fact sheets to list here so I have prepared a single zip-file for your download. If you are interested in further information about VAM or any of the funds in the range, then please Contact Me. I shall be happy to help you with any direct purchase or through your Personal Portfolio Bond (PPB).
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