The five funds, managed by Gary Potter and Rob Burdett, include the Thames River global boutique fund, the cautious managed fund, the balanced managed fund, the equity managed fund and the distribution fund.
Fidelity FundsNetwork head of sales and marketing Rob Fisher says: “We are delighted to welcome Thames River to the platform as they launch into the UK retail funds marketplace. Thames River enjoys a growing reputation amongst advisers and these new fund additions ensure that advisers and their clients now have an even better choice of multi-manager funds through FundsNetwork.”
Thames River investment director Michael Warren says: “We are delighted to announce this strategic relationship with FundsNetwork. We have seen huge levels of interest from financial advisers for our new range of long-only multi-manager funds and our relationship with FundsNetwork provides a highly effective distribution route for these products. Thames River will be a leading player in the retail marketplace, we are fully committed to the intermediary community – this is just the beginning and we will announce further developments over the coming months.”