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Aberdeen Standard Investments
Aberdeen Standard Investments is a leading global asset manager dedicated to creating long term value for clients. To achieve this, we offer a comprehensive range of investment capabilities, as well as the highest levels of service.
Overall, we manage worldwide assets worth £583 billion* on behalf of clients in 80 countries. In managing these assets, we employ over 1,000 investment professionals and provide client support from 50 client relationship offices globally.
The Aberdeen Standard Investments brand was created in connection with the merger of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC and Standard Life Plc on 14 August 2017 to form Standard Life Aberdeen plc.
* Standard Life AUM/AUA data as at 30 June 2017, Aberdeen Asset Management AUM data as at 31 March 2017, all other data as at 30 June 2017.
Jupiter Asset Management
Founded in London in 1985, Jupiter is an established asset manager with an increasing presence in Europe and Asia. As we have grown, our strong culture has been essential in keeping our entrepreneurial, talent-driven spirit. We believe in active fund management, working together to share investment ideas, yet ensuring our fund managers take individual responsibility for their own portfolios. Jupiter offers a broad range of actively managed strategies including equities, fixed income, multi-asset and absolute return.
Polar Capital is a specialist, investment-led, active fund manager with a collegiate and meritocratic culture where capacity of investment strategies is managed to enhance and protect performance. Since its foundation in 2001, it has grown steadily and currently has 12 autonomous investment teams managing specialist, active and capacity constrained portfolios, with combined AUM of £12.7billion¹.
¹ All data as at 31 December 2018.