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IFM Investors is one of the few truly aligned global fund managers in the world, with over A$128 billion in assets under management (as at 30 April 2019) across infrastructure, debt investments, listed equities and private equity.
Along with our owners – 27 pension funds – and other like-minded investors, we believe in the power of bold, long-term and sustainable investment commitments and strategies that aim to deliver results, which ultimately enhance people's retirement outcomes.
We invest on behalf of like-minded institutions globally, including superannuation and pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurers, endowments, foundations and universities.
With offices located in London, New York, Berlin, Zurich, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Sydney and the head-office in Melbourne, Australia, IFM Investors has one singular purpose – the prosperity of investors and their members.
State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) is one of the world's leading providers of financial services to institutional investors including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading. With $38.8 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration and $3.5 trillion* in assets under management as of December 31, 2020, State Street operates globally in more than 100 geographic markets and employs approximately 39,000 worldwide. For more information, visit State Street's website at www.statestreet.com.
*Assets under management as of December 31, 2020 includes approximately $75 billion of assets with respect to SPDR® products for which State Street Global Advisors Funds Distributors, LLC (SSGA FD) acts solely as the marketing agent. SSGA FD and State Street Global Advisors are affiliated.
AMP Capital is a specialist global investment manager with A$188 billion in funds under management and more than 250 investment professionals. AMP Capital has a heritage and strength in infrastructure and real estate, and deep experience in fixed income, equities and multi-asset solutions.
AXA IM is an active, long-term, global, multi-asset investor with assets under management of AUD 1 trillion*. We were founded in 1994, and are fully owned and backed by the AXA Group, a world leader in financial protection. We offer a range of investment strategies with teams of investment experts – Fixed Income, Framlington Equities, Rosenberg Equities, Real Assets, Structured Finance – as well as a Multi Asset Client Solutions team. We have 2,300 employees operating in 21 countries in Europe, the Americas, Asia pacific and the Middle East. We are committed to becoming a leader in Responsible Investment (RI) and supporting sustainable financial markets.
*As at 30th June 2017
Federated Hermes is guided by the conviction that responsible investing is the best way to create long-term wealth. We provide specialised capabilities across equity, fixed income and private markets, in addition to multi-asset strategies and liquidity-management solutions. Through pioneering stewardship services, we engage companies on strategic and sustainability concerns to promote investors’ long-term performance and fiduciary interests. Our goals are to help individuals invest and retire better, help clients achieve better risk-adjusted returns, and to contribute to positive outcomes in the wider world.
All activities previously carried out by Hermes Investment Management now form the international business of Federated Hermes.
Insight Investment1 is an active investment manager that has been operating since 2002. It is now responsible for A$1,297.4bn¹ in assets under management and employs 234 investment professionals. Headquartered in London, Insight has operations in the UK, Germany, US, Australia, and Japan. Our clients are predominantly pension and sovereign wealth funds.
In Australia, Insight’s seven local staff includes three investment professionals, managing A$31.5bn2 for institutional investors. Our core strength is objective-based investing with a strong risk management focus.
Investment solutions delivered for our Australian clients include tailored currency risk management programs (A$7.1bn2), an ‘inflation plus’ multi-asset strategy (A$2.7bn2), global fixed income strategies (A$2.32) and bespoke asset allocation implementation services (A$19.4n2).
In 2017 alone, Insight received significant industry recognition for its investment expertise, with six awards for our fixed income capabilities as well as a number of different awards for other capabilities such as liability-driven investment.
1Insight includes, among others, Insight Investment Management (Global) Limited (IIMG), Insight Investment International Limited (IIIL) and Insight North America LLC (INA) each of which provides asset management services.
2As at 30 September 2019. Assets under management (AUM) are represented by the value of cash securities and other economic exposure managed for clients. Figures shown in AUD. FX rates as per WM Reuters 4pm spot rates. Reflects the AUM of Insight, as previously defined.
J.P. Morgan’s Investor Services business safekeeps, values, clears and services securities and portfolios for institutional investors, with $23.5 trillion in assets under custody. We are a global leader in providing innovative solutions, helping clients in more than 90 markets optimise efficiency, mitigate risk and enhance revenue through custody, asset and fund servicing, collateral management, securities lending and derivatives clearing.
In Australia and New Zealand, we offer a comprehensive range of core and specialised solutions to superannuation funds, investment managers and other institutional investors. We tailor solutions specifically for our clients’ needs, combining a wide range of products with the market-leading services of a top-tier investment bank. Visit www.jpmorgan.com/is to learn more.
Link Group connects millions of people with their assets including equities, pension and superannuation, investments, property and other financial assets. We do this by partnering with thousands of financial market participants to deliver services, solutions and technology platforms that enhance the user experience and make scaled administration simple. We help manage regulatory complexity, improve data management and provide tools to help people connect to their assets, leveraging analysis, insight and technology. Our core businesses are complemented by our expertise in digital solutions and data analytics, and enable us to provide a complete service to our global network of clients and partners. We are the largest provider of services in Australia's superannuation administration industry, which services the fourth largest pension pool in the world based on funds under management.
Northern Trust Corporation is a leading provider of asset servicing, asset management, wealth management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals. Northern Trust has offices in the United States in 20 states and Washington, D.C., and 23 international locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region. As of December 31, 2019, Northern Trust had assets under custody/administration of US $12.1 trillion, and assets under management of US $1.2 trillion. For more than 130 years, Northern Trust has earned distinction as an industry leader for exceptional service, financial expertise, integrity and innovation.
With offices in 11 locations across Asia Pacific - Beijing, Bengaluru, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Melbourne, Pune, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo – and servicing clients in the Australia-New Zealand market since 1993 - Northern Trust is a full-service provider offering a comprehensive range of customised asset servicing, asset management and capital markets solutions to institutional and investment manager clients
Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Nuveen has US$1.2 trillion in assets under management as of 31 December 2020 and operations in 27 countries. Its investment specialists offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies.
For more information, please visit www.nuveen.com
PIMCO is a global leader in active fixed income. With our launch in 1971 in Newport Beach, California, PIMCO introduced investors to a total return approach to fixed income investing. In the 50 years since, we have worked relentlessly to help millions of investors pursue their objectives – regardless of shifting market conditions. As active investors, our goal is not just to find opportunities, but to create them. To this end, we remain firmly committed to the pursuit of our mission: delivering superior investment returns, solutions and service to our clients.
QIC is an Australian-based investment manager that is a trusted fiduciary, providing strong and sustainable risk-adjusted returns for the circa 115 domestic and international clients we serve.
Our government ownership has afforded us the stability to apply a truly long-term view to whole of fund investing, and produced a thirty-year heritage of serving the enduring investment needs of sovereign and institutional investors.
Today, our highly experienced teams actively manage portfolios across infrastructure, real estate, private debt, liquid markets, and private equity via our Australian and offshore offices.
With US$69bn* assets under management, we opportunistically create access for private capital to work with the Queensland Government to deliver mutually beneficial investment outcomes.
*As at 30 June 2021
Robeco is a pure-play international asset manager founded in 1929 with headquarters in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and 17 offices worldwide. A global leader in sustainable investing since 1995, its unique integration of sustainable as well as fundamental and quantitative research enables the company to offer institutional and private investors an extensive selection of active investment strategies, for a broad range of asset classes.
As at 31 December 2020, Robeco had AUD 279 billion in assets under management, of which AUD 254 billion is committed to ESG integration. In addition, Robeco’s Active Ownership team uses voting rights and strategic engagement with companies in which it invests to maximise its sustainability impact. Robeco is a subsidiary of ORIX Corporation Europe N.V.
More information is available at www.robeco.com/au
Schroders is one of the largest and most internationally diverse independent investment managers in the world, providing investment management, research and marketing services.Schroders was established in Australia in 1961 and as at 28 February 2021, manages A$34.1 billion on behalf of clients.
The Australian business is focused on asset management for institutions, advisers and individual clients. Comprising a team of more than 90 people, it is home to the domestic research and investment teams for capabilities in Australian Equities, Fixed Income, Multi-Asset and Global Equities.
As at 31 December 2020, Schroders managed A$1,017.5 billion on behalf of clients in 35 locations across Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East. Schroders in Australia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Schroders plc.
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