The company

Who are we?

Globally recognized as a leading investor in Emerging Manager investing 1, NewAlpha sources, analyses, selects and supports innovative investment funds offered by independent investment managers.

NewAlpha offers its institutional clients a wide range of customized investment solutions and services in alternative and traditional asset classes: Hedge Funds, Private Debt and Public Equity.

Leveraging its experience in detecting high-potential entrepreneurial projects, NewAlpha successfully launched in 2015 a Venture Capital investment activity with a specific focus on Fintech. Since, the company has been developing this differentiated expertise with a series of VC funds.

Regulated by the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), NewAlpha Asset Management is a subsidiary of La Française AM (Crédit Mutuel Alliance Fédérale group).

1Present in the Top 5 Seeding ranking published by HFM Week continuously from 2012 to 2018

  • $ 3.3 billion

    of assets managed and advised as of end December 2023

  • 100%

    institutional clients

  • 90%

    of clients have reinvested in one or more funds

  • 28

    professionals including 17 dedicated to investment

  • 17 years

    average investment experience

  • 5%

    of the turnover invested in the acquisition and development of proprietary technological tools (on average)

Shareholder structure

NewAlpha Asset Management is supported by three leading institutions active in asset management, insurance and banking: La Française Group, Macif and Natixis Investment Managers. The employees associated with NewAlpha Partners make a long-term commitment, aligning their interests with those of the investors.

Shareholder structure as of end December 2021

Shareholder structure

Our differences

Since its creation, NewAlpha has invested regularly to strengthen, improve and organize its resources in the most efficient way possible. NewAlpha differentiates by its team, its technology and its processes.

  • Team

    A team of 28 employees with an average
    Professional experience of 21 years

    17 professionals dedicated to investment
    Alignment of interests with those of the company and its clients

  • Technology

    A suite of scalable analytical tools, specially designed for NewAlpha

    On average, 5% of revenues invested in technology every year

    A design geared towards productivity and teamwork

  • Progress

    A clearly defined process, sequenced in separate stages

    Rigorous execution, documented and applied to all of the company's business lines

Our values and commitments

Our values

  • Curiosity

    Travel the world, meet entrepreneurs, find the best talent

  • Requirement

    Analyze opportunities, apply solid processes, support over the long term with rigor and fairness

  • Listening

    Anticipating the challenges of tomorrow, understanding the needs of our clients, designing tailor-made solutions

  • Team spirit

    Gather our skills, go beyond our limits, reach our goals

Our commitments as a responsible investor:

NewAlpha has been a signatory to the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) since 2017.

This commitment underlines the importance we attach to long-term growth, sharing of value creation in a framework defined by best-in-class governance and transparency.

As a signatory of Principles for Responsible Investment, NewAlpha makes the following six commitments:

  • 1.

    Integrate ESG issues into its decision-making and investment analysis processes

  • 2.

    Be an active shareholder and integrate ESG issues into its shareholding policies and procedures

  • 3.

    As far as possible, ask the firms in which it invests to be transparent regarding ESG issues

  • 4.

    Encourage the adoption and implementation of the Principles in the investment sector

  • 5.

    Cooperate to improve the effectiveness of its implementation of the Principles

  • 6.

    Report on its activities and progress made in implementing the Principles

More information on the Principles for Responsible Investment on the website

Aware of its role and responsibility as a responsible investor, NewAlpha has integrated many ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria into its investment activities. NewAlpha is convinced that these criteria contribute durably to the creation of value for the benefit of investors.

NewAlpha's ESG policy covers:

Its organization

Its investment management policy, in particular investment and divestment in the equity of SMEs

The CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) policy of companies in the Growth Equity fund portfolio

The internal ESG policy aims to:

  • Reduce the carbon footprint of our activity: digitization of work tools, clean travel (train, etc.)
  • Promote diversity and entrepreneurial spirit within our organization
  • Reinforce the well-being of employees (cohesion days, transparency of the compensation policy, etc.)
  • Support charities and NGOs selected by the employees