In recent days, the media has been flooded with Black Friday campaigns. Ironically, the marketing campaigns for the annual shopping spree started just as the UN International Climate Change Conference COP26 in Glasgow ended.
Fondita Sustainable Europe
One of the fund's holdings that has made a strong positive contribution to the fund's return is Alfen. Alfen is a Dutch company that divides its activities into three divisions.
Fondita European Micro Cap
Bio-based building materials
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Markus Larsson’s and Kenneth Blomqvist’s thoughts on how investors are starting to find their way into Micro Caps again
European Micro Cap, Nordic Micro Cap
The two Micro Cap Funds managed by Fondita – Fondita Nordic Micro Cap and Fondita European Micro Cap have performed well during both last year and in the beginning of this year.
Marcus Björkstén’s thoughts on how governments are really picking up the pace regarding the energy transition
During the past weeks there has been some very important announcements regarding at what pace the CO2 reduction will take place. It seems the pace is even higher than has been anticipated and the bar is being set high.
Marcus Björkstén’s thoughts on EU channelling massive funds into “green initiatives” during the coming years
In February, the EU passed a 672,5 billion EUR recovery fund to help the union to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic by boosting environmental initiatives and digital transformation.
Marcus Björksten interviewed in Financial Times about sustainable inves
"The whole ambition towards a more climate-neutral Europe and better natural resource efficiency is a mega trend, and I wanted to find companies that are well-positioned to address environmental threats and offer tools to fight them,’
We are extremely proud and happy to inform all our clients that our experienced European equities portfolio manager Kenneth Blomqvist was ranked nr.1 of 757 portfolio managers, during the past 12 months, in the
Markus Larsson’s thoughts on Fondita Nordic Micro Cap – an active year with acquisitions and takeovers
Nordic Micro Cap
A part of Fondita’s investment process is to look for companies with growth capabilities, either structural growth drivers, growth by acquisitions, or both. We aim to find these companies at a reasonable valuation and to invest over the long-term.
Portfolio Manager Marcus Björkstén’s thoughts on the EU Green Deal's implications on Fondita Sustainable Europe
EU wants 25 times more offshore wind turbines compared to today before 2050
Portfolio manager Marcus Björkstén’s thoughts on the US election: Fondita Sustainable Europe – Biden could give a boost to the fund´s thematic focus
Fondita Sustainable Europe invests in European companies which have a product or service that enables us to reach set goals regarding Co2 reduction and efficient use of natural resources.
A clear focus on sustainability in the investment process has been Marcus Björkstén's recipe for success since he took over the management of Fondita Sustainable Europe in March 2019. He has switched much of the fund's 35 holdings and only one original company remains in the fund. ...
"Fondita’s portfolio manager Marcus Björksten seems to have found the right recipe for success within the slow-growing European economy.
It has been quite interesting to observe how the largest institutional investors around the world have very clearly communicated that their investments are more and more dependent on sustainability issues.
A part of Fondita’s investment process is to look for companies with growth capabilities, either structural growth drivers, growth by acquisitions, or both. We aim to find these companies at a reasonable valuation and to be a long-term owner.