Kairos teams up with Julius Baer to power wealth management in Italy


Kairos Investment Management, one of the few major independent asset managers in Italy, has created a long-term strategic partnership with Julius Baer, the Swiss private banking group, aimed at creating a leading onshore wealth manager in Italy.

Kairos is already an independent wealth manager in Italy with approximately $5.7 billion in client assets under management, including a $2 billion international fund of hedge funds business. However, Kairos’ fund management business is not part of the transaction and will continue to be run by Kairos SGR.

The business will operate under the name Kairos Julius Baer, which will