We help qualified investor funds to flourish
It is becoming increasingly difficult to preserve the value of money. Let alone build up assets without risking too much. That’s why we’re here. We help qualified investors to create and maintain investment structures suitable for the long-term appreciation of their assets. We match experienced investment managers with investors who want to invest their money wisely.
- we created the first QIF in the Czech Republic
- since our inception, we have set up over a hundred QIFs
- we have a team of people you can depend on
- we are creative and quick problem-solvers
- we currently manage CZK 59 billion’s worth of assets in 54 funds
Amista was founded and continues to be overseen by Vít Vařeka. An acclaimed QIF expert.
Meet our key people
Ondřej Horák has been working in the field of investments and the management of qualified investor funds since 2007. He has twenty years’ experience of management and business. As CEO, he is in charge of the company’s comprehensive management. In the past, he managed commercial activities, product preparation and client care at AMISTA IS.
Petr Janoušek’s role at AMISTA is to focus on the company’s comprehensive financial management and fund administration management. He previously held senior positions at companies specialising in investment activities and the development of information systems.
Pavel Bareš has been practising law since 2001. He has long specialised in comprehensive legal security for investments and acquisitions. This work has included handling real estate agendas and investment projects.
Michal Kusák has worked in the field of capital investments and corporate finance for over 20 years. Before joining AMISTA IS, he worked primarily as a consultant for mergers and acquisitions, structured finance and corporate strategy. At AMISTA IS, he leads the team responsible for portfolio and transaction management.
The people you will come into contact with most often
We don’t believe “in one size fits all”.
We always create qualified investor funds tailored to a specific project. This is the only way to have a fund that will translate your individual ideas into reality.
You will find us a dependable partner on whom you can trust.
We have long-standing
relationships with major Czech and foreign investors
Milestones in our history
AMISTA IS establishes a fund in the form of a private limited company for the first time..
For the first time, AMISTA IS finds itself providing services to over 60 funds with assets worth more than CZK 50 billion.
AMISTA IS provides its services to more than 50 funds for the first time.
AMISTA celebrates its tenth anniversary.
AMISTA provides services to funds with a total asset value of over CZK 40 billion.
Over CZK 21 billion is managed in AMISTA IS’s funds.
New provisions introduced into private law + the Investment Companies and Investment Funds Act takes full effect (the possibility of establishing a SICAV, trust funds, etc.).
There are 131 qualified investor funds in the Czech Republic, 42 of them at AMISTA IS.
Completely new regulation of alternative funds in the Czech Republic in keeping with the EU’s uniform AIFMD.
CZK 50 billion is invested in qualified investor funds in the Czech Republic, of which CZK 14 billion is invested at AMISTA IS.
A total of CZK 10 billion is managed in AMISTA IS’s funds.
The volume of assets under the management of AMISTA IS reaches CZK 1 billion.
Amendment to the Collective Investment Act, easing certain conditions for the establishment and management of qualified investor funds.
AMISTA IS’s first 10 managed funds.
The first non-bank investment fund for private investors – Harmonie uzavřený investiční fond, a.s.
The first qualified investor fund in the Czech Republic – Otevřený podílový fond AMISTA GARANCIA, AMISTA investiční společnost, a.s.
AMISTA IS is granted a business permit under CNB Decision 41/N/69/2006/9.
Amendment to the Collective Investment Act making it possible to set up and run qualified investor funds in the Czech Republic.