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Investment Process

1
A thorough knowledge of business
  • We consider the peculiarities of the sectors in which the company operates and its structural factors, competitive position and place in the value chain.
  • We seek to understand in depth the history of the company, its operations, strategy, operational organization and especially the real value of the assets.
  • We conduct a precise analysis of its operations, its financing and investment policy.
2
High level requirement from the management
  • We meet leaders and study their professional career, successes and failures .
  • We are sensitive to the stability and cohesion of management teams, a pledge of success over the long run according to Vestathena's philosophy. We consider the quality of management as a key element to the prosperity of companies.
  • We are vigilant to the application of sound governance principles.
3
Stock selection based on growth prospects
  • We are looking for securities whose price is significantly lower than their intrinsic value.
  • The added value of our analysis is to make visible the quality premium related to targeted companies.
  • We analyze the business’ perspective, and in particular output growth, sales, available resources and expected profits over the long term.
4
A reasoned and pragmatic portfolio construction
  • We favor sectors and companies in which our knowledge and expertise could offer a clear competitive advantage.
  • We select the values of which we understand the success factors.
  • When selecting assets that meets our valuation requirements, we strive for a significant representation in the portfolios.
  • We build our portfolios around strong ideas, aiming thereby a low turnover rate, and according to our proprietary approach, in order to accompany the selected companies’ development.

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