Pictet AM adds to thematic franchise with new global thematic equities strategy

Pictet-Human to be managed by Alice de Lamaze

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The new strategy will, among other things, focus on companies specialising on lifelong learning and educational technology
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The new strategy will, among other things, focus on companies specialising on lifelong learning and educational technology

Pictet Asset Management is set to launch Pictet-Human, a new global thematic equities strategy that will sit within its $53bn actively-managed thematic franchise.

The new fund, which is Luxembourg domiciled and UCITS compliant, will seek to capture the growth potential of consumer-focused services that "improve the wellbeing of individuals and communities", Pictet said. Alice de Lamaze is lead manager for the fund and will be supported by investment manager Marien-Baptiste Pouyat and product specialist Gillian Diesen, who will adopt an active management process for Pictet-Human, constructing a high-conviction portfolio of companies. Pictet launches family-focused thematic fund The team will have an investment universe of three main segments ...

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