We are an independent fund manager founded in March 2005 by Luiz Fernando Figueiredo, former director of monetary policy at the Central Bank of Brazil. We believe that our ability to deliver consistent, risk-adjusted returns over a long horizon comes from the quality of our team and the culture of our company, and that high ethical standards and a strong meritocratic culture allow us to attract and retain the best talent.

To our clients, we offer investments in three different asset classes: Macro, Equities and Real Estate. Under the same organizational structure, we bring together experienced professionals with a proven track record in each of these asset classes, generating important interactions with intelligence in different sectors of the economy.

Our purpose

Create value with excellence and responsibility, earning and always maintaining the trust of our clients.

Our Values

Look ahead We are never satisfied with the status quo. We are always inspired to take the next step forward.

Passion to perform We aim not only to do more, but do better! That is an integral part of our culture and what motivates us to perform.

Value our talents Valuation and recognition is essential for our gears to function. We stand behind the best talent and know how to recognize them in the crowd.

Our Principles

  1. 1. Ethical responsibility
  2. 2. Our people make the difference
  3. 3. Passionate about performance
  4. 4. Not settle for anything but excellence
  5. 5. Think and act like the owners
  1. 6. Accountable for our results
  2. 7. Working with the client and for the client
  3. 8. Innovation in focus
  4. 9. Focus on client needs
  5. 10. Dream big, always!


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Social Responsibility

We are an independent asset manager not driven simply by profit, but by values. And we want to embody these values in all their forms: monetarily, ethically, interpersonally and socially. That is why, here at Mauá Capital, me make investments in the local community in the areas of education and health, to help promote the quality of life and integrated development for children and adolescents in situations of social vulnerability.

Instituto Fefig

The Instituto Fefig was founded on April 13, 2018 by Luiz Fernando Figueiredo, a founding partner of Mauá Capital, as a way of honoring and preserving the memory of his son, Luiz Felipe Figueiredo, a great warrior who left a legacy of much struggle, determination and spiritual growth.

Inspired by this story, the Fefig Institute has the mission to promote quality of life and development for vulnerable children and adolescents, engendering social impact and transformation.

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