Passion for Swiss equities
zCapital AG based in Zug is an independent asset manager regulated by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA). zCapital specialises in Swiss equities and manages three investment funds, the zCapital Swiss Small & Mid Cap Fund, the zCapital Swiss Dividend Fund and the zCapital Swiss ESG Fund. Assets under management amount to approximately CHF 2 bn.
|Number of employees||9|
|Location||Baarerstrasse 82, 6300 Zug, Switzerland, +41 (0)41 729 80 80|
|Legal form||Stock corporation|
|Share capital||CHF 900,000|
|Financial regulator||Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA (manager of collective assets)|
|IRS Registered Deemed Compliant FFI||GIIN MMDHN1.99999.SL.756|
|Legal Entity Identifier LEI||506700L61507JK6XN128|
|Ombudsman service||Finanzombudsstelle Schweiz (FINOS), Zurich|
zCapital has signed the United Nations supported principles for responsible investment (PRI). The global investor initiative works to understand the investment implications of environmental, social and governance factors. Signatories are required to report on their responsible investment activities annually.
The Swiss-based myclimate foundation has certified zCapital as a carbon-neutral company. zCapital has calculated all relevant company CO2 emissions in detail and offset them. In this way, zCapital is making a contribution to climate protection and supporting the Paris climate targets.
Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative
zCapital has signed up to the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative. The initiative was launched in December 2020 by a group of international asset managers committed to supporting the goal of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 or earlier. This goal is in line with global efforts to limit global warming to 1.5°C.
zCapital is a supporter of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD). The TCFD publishes recommendations on how companies can better analyse, assess and disclose the risks to their business from climate change. zCapital is committed to greater transparency in climate reporting.