Standard Life Investments is a leading global asset manager offering a wide range of investment solutions backed by our distinctive Focus on Change investment philosophy, disciplined risk management and shared commitment to a culture of investment excellence. Our investment capabilities span equities, bonds, real estate, private equity, multi-asset and absolute return strategies. As of December 31, 2013, we manage $304.9 billion on behalf of clients worldwide. Standard Life Investments (USA) has provided investment management services in the US since 2002 with a focus on public and corporate pension plans, endowments and foundations, investment consultants and large financial institutions.
As active managers, we place significant emphasis on rigorous research and a strong collaborative ethos. We constantly think ahead and strive to anticipate change before it happens, ensuring that our clients can look to the future with confidence. Our investment capabilities span equities, fixed income, real estate, private equity, multi-asset solutions and absolute return strategies.
At Standard Life Investments, we are at the forefront of multi-asset investing, developing innovative products that aim to deliver targeted returns within tight risk boundaries. As a result, we have more than$54 billion invested in our suite of absolute return portfolios.