Mediolanum launches circular economy fund

Managed by David Whitehead

Elliot Gulliver-Needham
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A ‘circular economy’ is defined as one that is “restorative or regenerative by intention and design”
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A ‘circular economy’ is defined as one that is “restorative or regenerative by intention and design”

Mediolanum International Funds has launched a fund focused on companies that contribute to the transition towards a sustainable circular economy.

The Mediolanum Circular Opportunities fund will be added to the firm's Best Brands umbrella offering and will be classified as Article 9 under the EU's SFDR. The fund will be managed and overseen by David Whitehead, equity portfolio manager on Mediolanum's multi-manager team. Mediolanum said  it defines as a ‘circular economy' as one that is "restorative or regenerative by intention and design". KBI Global Investors and Pictet Asset Management will be the main delegate managers from launch, with additional assets under management allocation invested in target funds. Robeco names...

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