Swisscanto Fund Management Company Ltd. (formerly: Swisscanto Asset Management SA) has been successfully active in the collective capital investments business since 1960. Many years of experience and expertise enable us to support our partners with tailor-made services and solutions. Our company is currently number three in the Swiss funds market.
Our service offering includes
Our customers include banks, pension funds, insurance companies, fund managers and investment foundations. The work of Swisscanto Fund Management Company Ltd. is carried out in Switzerland. The sole shareholder of Swisscanto Fund Management Company Ltd. is Swisscanto Holding Ltd. in which Zürcher Kantonalbank holds 100 percent of the shares.
As one of the leading Swiss fund managers, we understand the areas of responsibility of our customers better than anyone else. We can design comprehensive, tailored solutions for you and are best positioned to assist you in implementing product innovations.
We have been successfully active in the area of collective capital investments for almost 60 years. Through continuous further development, we secure the required service benefits for our customers.
We always assist our partners personally, ensure their satisfaction and participate actively in the fund and asset management industry in Switzerland. This is why we understand our customers and create real added value with individual solutions.
With a clear management structure and transparent corporate governance, Swisscanto Fund Management Company Ltd. safeguards both the interests of various stakeholder groups and the control systems that are in place within the organisation. Swisscanto Fund Management Company Ltd. ensures careful handling of the risks in investment products and the company with a disciplined risk culture so that there is an appropriate relationship between risk and profit.
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Our exercise of voting rights is based on Swiss and international corporate governance rules, generally accepted ESG best-practice standards and the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI). We publish our voting behaviour promptly after each shareholder meeting and transparently on . Our voting guidelines can also be found there. swisscanto.com/voting
As a shareholder, creditor and lender, we actively call on all companies to formulate ambitious CO2e reduction targets and to implement them consistently. We are in continuous dialogue with company management and are involved through the UN PRI collaboration platform and investor initiatives. We promote sustainable business practices that work to protect the environment and climate, promote biodiversity, fair labour practices, non-discriminatory labour and protect human rights, and align with international standards such as the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs), the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTI) and the Science Based Targets Network (SBTN). We have mandated Sustainalytics to, among other things, anchor our climate message internationally with companies and address risks and violations of the UN Global Compact Principles. The companies are also expected to disclose their climate-related financial risks to investors, lenders, insurers and other stakeholders in line with the recommendations of the FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). We have set out our main beliefs and approach to active engagement in our engagement guidelines.
Swisscanto Fund Management Company Ltd.
Tel.: 058 344 49 00058 344 49 00