Evli Fund Management Company Ltd is a Nordic fund management boutique established in in 1989 focusing on institutional investors.
In the three series of our #EvliPodcast we dive into current topics in the world of investing, hosted by Petter von Bonsdorff, Evlian stalwart since 20+ years.
We explore themes such as responsible investing and ESG strategy, the concept and role of legacy in our industry and success behind a fund with the same manager and investment philosophy for 20 years.
Each episode offers Nordic expertise, diverse insight and modern perspective. Listen and enjoy!
Series 3, Episode 3: An external perspective
Episode 3 of The Evli Podcast’s third series sees host Petter von Bonsdorff joined by Accelerando Intelligence’s founder and managing partner, Philip Kalus, from Spain. With more than 27 years of experience in the asset management industry, Philip is perfectly placed to offer an external perspective on ESG and RI and give a wider understanding of the metrics and methods of compiling reports on the matter. The two also discuss responsibility, the long journey that ESG and RI have taken to reach this point, and the future of ESG marketing campaigns. You won’t want to miss it.
Series 3, Episode 2: Does responsible investing and ESG narrow investment spaces?
In episode 2 of the second series of The Evli Podcast, host Petter von Bonsdorff is joined by Evlians Tomas Hildebrant, a Senior Portfolio Manager, and Janne Kujala, Head of Nordic Equities. The three take a deep dive into the company’s way of implementing ESG and RI, before discussing how Evli’s strategy is intrinsically linked to customer strategy. They also talk through whether ESG and RI narrow investment spaces and funds, before broaching the sensitive topic of inclusion versus exclusion. Tune in now.
Series 3, Episode 1: The changing role of responsible investment and ESG
The Evli Podcast returns for a third series, as the roles of Responsible Investment and ESG are put under the microscope. In the first episode, Head of Sustainability Outi Helenius and Head of Institutional Clients Kim Pessala join host Petter von Bonsdorff to discuss the changing role of RI and ESG in the industry. The trio then explores why the time is right to address issues surrounding the matter, talk about Evli’s updated ESG strategy and tackle the concept of greenwashing. Listen in now.
Series 2, Episode 3 – The inner workings of Citywire
Episode 3 of the second series of The Evli Podcast sees host Petter von Bonsdorff travel to London to meet Citywire’s Dr Nisha Long. With more than 14 years of experience with the company, Nisha is perfectly placed to offer a behind-the-scenes look at what makes the ratings behemoth tick and how they are moving with the times. The two also discuss the impact Citywire’s ratings can have on companies and the industry in general, as well as the relevance of ratings in an ever-changing world. You won’t want to miss it.
Series 2, Episode 2 – Why does Evli’s legacy breed success?
In episode 2 of the second series of The Evli Podcast, Petter and Juhamatti are joined by Evli CEO Maunu Lehtimäki, who has been with the company for 24 years. The three take a deep dive into the very core ideals of legacy and why it is so crucial to the success of a company. The conversation then shifts to Evli’s implementation of legacy and the ways in which it passes down through the generations of portfolio managers. The trio finish off by asking if the new wave of portfolio managers put the same stock in legacy as their more experienced colleagues and if they can ‘feel it in the walls’ of the firm. Tune in now.
Series 2, Episode 1 – What does it take to become a successful portfolio manager?
Evli’s Head of Fixed Income Juhamatti Pukka and Senior Portfolio Manager Jani Kurppa have been rated in the top 0.6% of fund managers in Citywire’s EuroStars comparison. To find out the secret to their success, delve into the ratings and discover the role that legacy plays in the success of the company, The Evli Podcast returns for a second series. In the first episode, our host, Petter von Bonsdorff, is joined by Juhamatti to discuss the ratings and find out what it takes to become a successful portfolio manager. Listen in.