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The Future of
Wealth Management.



AI is reinventing Wealth Management for the benefit of investment managers and investors alike.

What is AI

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning are slipstream tools that enable us humans to deal with an ever growing amount of data to take smarter investment decisions than ever before.

At Nectar

We are pioneering the professional use of those rapidly emerging technologies for you. We test, verify and apply their ever improving logic to the investment process. As our partner you insource the leading digital wealth management process customized for your needs and become a digital wealth manager of the new generation. As investor, wealth manager or bank, the result is higher expected risk-adjusted performance, higher potential gross margins and a thrilling experience for your clients. 

Artificial Intelligence
But why?


Creating the best investors
in the world

At Nectar

We apply the most advanced technology to date combined with our in-depth experience in optimizing risk-adjusted investment returns through our proprietary wealth management engine – featuring Big Data based CIO views, AI based manager selection and portfolio construction, customized to your in-house investment know-how and process.

Digital Investment Products

We use our AI based investment process to democratize the access to institutional type building blocks for better portfolios:

Smart Alternatives

Smart Credit

Smart AMC platform for EAM's, Family Offices and Banks

Create your own branded AMC, co-managed by Nectar's AI based investment engine:

Smart AMCs

AI Based
Digital Wealth Management


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At Nectar

Our team consists of experts from a variety of fields like Financial Services, Banking, Technology and Investing.

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Become part of our team, we are constantly seeking for motivated and self-driven talents who share our vision.

Andreas Gilgen
Head Investments
Christina Muehlbauer
Business Management & Human Resources
Giacomo Miceli
Senior Scientist
Peter Button
Teamlead Nectar Lab
Michael Appenzeller
CEO and Co-Founder
Etienne Baume
Teamlead Tech & Product Management
Niloo Verma Bruppacher
General Councel
Neil Stiefel
CFO, Head of Sales & Marketing, Co-Founder
Lucia Mesarosova
Client Onboarding
Shane Murphy
Product Manager
Stefan Demuth
Chief of Staff and Deputy CEO
Astrid Hauser
Office Manager



2019.01.11 — Zurich, Switzerland

Smart Alternatives AMC

Performance Update

Nectar publishes the December 2018 performance estimate for the Nectar Smart Alternatives AMC:

Performance December 2018: -0.51%

Performance since inception*: 2.90%

*Inception on March 1, 2018.

The Fund of Funds Index is down -5.45% in the same period.

Outperformance vs. Fund of Funds Index 8.35%.


2018.12.20 — Zurich, Switzerland

Smart Alternatives AMC Peers

Portfolio stability and high returns

Only a few alternative multi-manager strategies positively stand out of the crowd with positive ytd performance in 2018, Nectar Smart Alternatives AMC is one of them (number 6 of 90 strategies).
A great way to finish the year and to wish all our clients, prospects and friends a wonderful Holiday Season and a healthy 2019!

2018.12.12 — Zurich, Switzerland

Smart Alternatives AMC

Performance Update

Nectar publishes the November 2018 performance estimate for the Nectar Smart Alternatives AMC:

Performance November 2018: -0.21%
Performance since inception*: 3.40%

*Inception on March 1, 2018. The Fund of Funds Index is down -3.62% in the same period. Outperformance vs. Fund of Funds Index 7.02%.

Find out more at nectarfinancial.com/smartalternatives

2018.12.01 — Zurich, Switzerland

Smart AMC

Launch of Smart AMC platform

We are live with Smart AMC, our digital platform for EAMs, family offices and banks to generate their own AMC, managed by our investment engine based on AI, machine learning and big data. Performance for everybody. Open source.

Read more at smartamc.ch

2018.11.26 — In the news

Media Clipping - Finews

Nectar lanciert Plattform für Zertifikate

Find out more at finews.ch/news/

2018.11.25 — Zurich, Switzerland

Nectar Lab

Our team at an inspiring update session today regarding the latest developments of the Nectar Lab.

Reach out for an exchange with us, always welcome.

2018.11.03 — Zurich, Switzerland

Interview - CNN Money Switzerland

For investment decisions, who do you trust: humans or machines?

Our efforts to generate value for our clients and the good results continue to catch media attention. Watch this video on CNN Switzerland.

Watch the full video at cnnmoney.ch

2018.11.01 — Zurich, Switzerland

Investment Process

How our proprietary investment process supports us in managing Nectar Smart Alternatives and Nectar Smart Credit. Artificial intelligence and machine learning, combined with our highly experienced investment team.

Read more on LinkedIn

2018.10.20 — Zurich, Switzerland

Nectar Smart Investment Series

Introducing the newest solution of our Nectar Smart Investment Series at the first event in our Zurich office. More sessions to follow, where we take a deep-dive into our digital investment process and explain how our modules make sense in a portfolio context.

Reach out to pre-book a seat at the table for our luncheon session to be announced soon.

2018.09.30 — Zurich, Switzerland

Nectar in der neuesten Ausgabe der Schweizer Bank erwähnt

"...In Kooperation mit der Bank Julius Bär hat Nectar im Februar 2018 das erste aktiv verwaltete Zertifikat, die Nectar Smart Alternatives, emittiert. Das Beispiel zeigt, dass Asset-Management mit einem Plattform-Geschäftsmodell und modernster Technologie demokratisiert werden kann..."

Read the full article here

2018.09.22 — Zurich, Switzerland

USD Libor

What are some of the ways you are tackling the challenges of a low interest rate environment? Where are you finding opportunities to achieve stable USD Libor +5% returns?

Read the full article on LinkedIn

2018.09.21 — In the news

Media Clipping - Bilanz

Die Geldmaschine läuft wieder

Artikel in der Bilanz zum Thema Hedge Funds: bilanz.ch

2018.09.12 — In the news

Media Clipping - Finews

Nectar: Mit Künstlicher Intelligenz ins Anleihengeschäft

Find out more at finews.ch/news/

2018.08.29 — Zurich, Switzerland

Private Banking Visions in Mythenschloss

Finews Update about our developments.

Read the article at Finews.ch

2018.01.17 — In the news

Media Clipping - Finews

Nectar Financial: «Sie müssen viel mehr von uns erwarten»

Find out more at finews.ch/news/

2018.01.01 — Zurich, Switzerland

Nectar Vision

Watch the video here