As an independent money manager that is majority owned by employees, Cortina is squarely focused on exceeding client objectives. Formed in 2004 by a highly regarded team of investment professionals, Cortina Asset Management specializes in small cap portfolio management for public and private institutions, as well as high net worth individuals. With offices in Milwaukee and New York, Cortina is a long-only separate account manager with more than 100 years of combined investment staff experience.
Cortina's small cap strategies maintain the market and time tested philosophy, discipline and process that have made each product highly successful throughout market cycles over the past decade. The Small Cap Growth and SMID Growth strategies employ a "thematic based" approach to investing in vibrant and innovative growth companies. The Small Cap Opportunity strategy utilizes a "franchise company" framework to capture established industry leaders with strong and growing cash flows. The Small Cap Value and Special Value strategies apply a disciplined investment process that targets undervalued companies that possess identifiable catalysts for change. All three investment styles are unique to the marketplace in terms of investment philosophy and process.