VANCOUVER, July 25, 2018 /CNW/ – The Hillcore Group (“Hillcore”) is pleased to announce it has become a shareholder and partner in AlphaDelta Management Corp., owner of the AlphaDelta® Family of Funds (“AlphaDelta”), a Canadian leader in actively managed investment funds. The agreement announced today forms a strategic partnership between Hillcore and AlphaDelta® to develop and expand a suite of innovative financial products which includes Actually Active™ Mutual Funds, Smart Active™ ETF’s and Active Affluent™ Investor Solutions.
Leveraging The Hillcore Group’s Expertise and Experience
The Hillcore Group is a leading Canadian investment and advisory firm. Hillcore assesses partnerships and acquisitions across all sectors by focusing on the strength of the management teams and financial prospects, along with the opportunity to enhance value through expertise.
“Hillcore is delighted to finalize this partnership with AlphaDelta® Funds,” said Jean-Marc Bougie, Hillcore CEO. “Hillcore has a track record of adding value to companies in many sectors, including capital markets and the investment industry, so we are excited to have an experienced distributor of investment funds as part of our network.”
AlphaDelta is “Actually Active”™
AlphaDelta® oversees three transparent, innovative funds led by experienced portfolio managers with proven track records. “Each of AlphaDelta’s funds has outperformed its asset class,” said Victor Therrien, AlphaDelta CEO. “Every AlphaDelta Fund has received a GlobeFund 5-Star Rating / Fundata Grade “A” designation and Morningstar 5-Star for eligible funds, and have been ranked at the top of their asset classes. Our partnership with Hillcore will build on that success by developing a greater range of investment products serving all needs and levels of Investors”
AlphaDelta’s investment philosophy emphasizes the role of active managers in today’s environment, where index funds and/or “closet indexers” have become more prevalent. “If you pay active management fees, you deserve active management and oversight,” Therrien emphasized.
Canadian investors will see more innovative, actively managed investment products enter the marketplace later in 2018.
About The Hillcore Group
The Hillcore Group is a leading independent Canadian investment and advisory firm. We invest predominantly in the life sciences, real estate, seniors living, financial, industrial and energy sectors. We have offices in Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal. Through our various groups and portfolio companies we employ approximately 2,500 people throughout Canada. Entities under our management have an asset value in excess of $4.5 billion. Since 2005, we have completed acquisitions, directly or indirectly through our investment funds, with an aggregate asset value in excess of $8.5 billion.
About AlphaDelta Funds
AlphaDelta Funds with our affiliate partner Qwest Investment Fund Management Ltd. is headquartered in Vancouver, BC and operates throughout Canada. We believe in the value of actively managed investment portfolios. Our mission is simple: we are driven to “Discover Great Investors”® for our clients. Let us introduce you to some of our Great Investors.