French equity specialist Hexagone Finance and Swiss firm Vontobel Asset Management have signed a commercial agreement allowing Hexagone Finance to distribute Vontobel AM’s funds towards institutional investors in France.
This partnership extends Vontobel AM’s access to the institutional French market.
“This partnership agreement results from a mutual and exhaustive due diligence process,” Frédéric Cezard, co-founder of Hexagone Finance, said in a press release.
Founded in 2013 and based in Paris, Hexagone Finance managed €700m of assets as at 31 December 2014, of which 41% come from pension funds.
Established in 1924, Vontobel AM had €80bn of assets under management at the end of December.