Driehaus Capital Management LLC

Driehaus is a privately-held investment management firm based in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1982, the firm manages global, emerging markets, US growth equity and alternative investment strategies, and has $8.8 billion in assets under management as at 30th June 2017. The firm has a diverse institutional client base comprised of corporate and public pensions, endowments, foundations, sub-advisory, family offices, wealth managers and financial advisers globally. Driehaus is a performance-oriented investment management boutique that emphasises integrity, transparency and the alignment of the firm’s interests with its clients.

Driehaus’ active management approach is designed to generate growth by investing in companies that have reached a significant positive turning point in their growth and earnings. Driehaus believes that markets tend to misprice the stocks of such companies and this tends to follow predictable and exploitable patterns.

Additionally, Driehaus manages the VAM Managed Funds (Lux) – Driehaus Fund. Structured as a fund of funds, VAM Driehaus Fund gives investors broad exposure to the Driehaus growth equity investment style across market cap sizes and regions through a portfolio of single strategy VAM Funds.

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Close Brothers Asset Management

Investment management for the VAM Discretionary Funds is provided by Close Brothers Asset Management, a leading UK discretionary wealth manager which is part of the FTSE 250 Close Brothers Group plc.