The Company

Active Niche Funds SA (ANF) was established in 2007 in Lausanne. The company manages specialized mutual funds in two areas: renewable energy sector and quantitative funds. ANF is a family business owned by two brothers: Pascal Rochat and Philippe Rochat.

In February 2009, ANF was granted a licence by FINMA in order to manage collective investment schemes in Switzerland.

ANF’s philosophy is to launch niche funds that offer innovative investment solutions with a high added-value for the clients.

ANF manages the following mutual funds:

  • Active Solar (since September 2008):
    First mutual fund focused on the worldwide solar sector.
  • Active Recycling (since June 2014):
    First mutual fund focused on the worldwide recycling industry.
  • Quantis Dynamic Equity (since March 2015):
    Quantitative long/short mutual fund with exposure to S&P 500 companies with strong momentum.
  • Quantis Low Volatility (since March 2015):
    Quantitative mutual fund with exposure to S&P 500 low volatility stocks.
  • Behaviour European Equities (since September 2018):
    Behavioural finance mutual fund with exposure to European Blue chips.