The Cardano Group (Cardano), a pensions advisory and investment management specialist, has completed the acquisition of sustainable investing specialist ACTIAM from Athora Netherlands.
The transaction was initially agreed in October 2021 and has since received regulatory approval.
ACTIAM is a Dutch asset management company, with more than GBP18.5 billion in assets under management and nearly 30 years of experience in sustainable investing. As one of the few ‘pure-play’ sustainable asset managers, it is also a market leader in impact investing, especially in microfinance and SME finance, having launched its first impact investment fund in 2007. It is a worldwide leader in the sustainability field according to PRI.