Absolute Asia Asset Management seeks to generate superior returns by capitalizing on the diversity of economies and company fundamentals within the Asia Pacific ex-Japan region. The firm’s investment process combines country allocation with stock selection, and portfolios are relatively concentrated to maximize potential from investment ideas.
Active Investment Advisors offers index-based separate account solutions. The firm employs proprietary investment strategies that seek to match index performance on a pre-tax basis and outperform it on an after-tax basis by systematically harvesting tax losses that can be used to offset gains.
AEW Capital Management provides real estate investment management services through direct investment in commercial properties and real estate equity securities. The firm follows a research-driven, value-oriented investment discipline. Capabilities include core, value-added and opportunistic strategies in both the public and private property markets.
AEW Europe focuses exclusively on real estate investments and represents a broad range of European expertise through its regional offices in western and central Europe. Integrating local market intelligence, the firm takes a research-based approach to real estate investment and fund management.
AlphaSimplex Group offers dynamic asset allocation strategies and risk management protocols for traditional and alternative asset classes. The firm specializes in multi-strategy absolute return vehicles. Strategies are developed in a model-based quantitative framework with an emphasis on advanced risk management techniques and liquidity.
Aurora Investment Management manages commingled and customized portfolios of multiple independent hedge funds that employ a variety of strategies to pursue consistent risk-adjusted rates of return with low volatility, and little correlation with equities and bonds. Aurora pursues investment results with consistent investment philosophy, a commitment to superior due diligence and a disciplined process.
Listed among the leaders of European fund distribution platforms, Axeltis simplifies and optimizes relationships between fund promoters and asset management companies. Axeltis intermediates the investments, including the different services linked to funds’ distribution. Axeltis also provides solutions in analysis and investment advice. To support its analysis, Axeltis carries out due diligence on asset management companies as well as on their funds (legal, compliance and operational aspects).
Capital Growth Management manages mutual funds and advisory accounts through an investment approach that emphasizes prompt response to changes in the market or economy. The firm seeks to deliver growth by selecting stocks with significant potential for price appreciation and generally constructs highly concentrated portfolios.
Darius is a regulated alternative investment management company that is fully authorized to manage various types of investment vehicles (UCITS and AIFM funds, offshore funds and investment mandates) and also provides customized hedge fund solutions answering investors’ needs for transparency, liquidity and risk management. Darius selects from a flexible and broad range of products to deliver tailor-made investment solutions to its clients.
Dorval Finance is an independent asset management company specializing in flexible management. In 2008, Natixis Asset Management acquired 25% of Dorval Finance as part of a distribution partnership for IFAs (Independent Financial Advisers). Natixis Asset Management thus ensures exclusive distribution of Dorval Finance funds to these clients.
Gateway Investment Advisers, LLC has a 35-year history of providing hedged equity strategies for risk-conscious investors. The firm’s strategy seeks to capture the majority of returns associated with investing in equity securities while exposing investors to less risk than other equity investments. Managers employ index options to generate cash flow and minimize downside risk.
H2O Asset Management is a London-based entrepreneurial asset management firm focusing on UCITS-compliant global fixed-income and equity strategies for institutional, corporate and individual investors who are interested in achieving high risk-adjusted returns with daily liquidity and full transparency. The firm’s philosophy stresses optimal value diversification, with clear risk and liquidity objectives.
Harris Associates manages domestic equity, international equity and balanced portfolios. The firm employs an intensive, fundamental in-house research process to identify companies trading at a significant discount to managers’ estimates of intrinsic business value. Managers construct portfolios on a stock-by-stock basis and follow a strict buy/sell discipline.
IDFC Asset Management Company, based in Mumbai, manages a range of funds across Indian debt and equity asset classes and is the 8th largest mutual fund house in India. IDFC AMC is jointly owned by IDFC, India’s premier financial services institution focused on infrastructure, and Natixis Global Asset Management.
Loomis, Sayles & Company has served the needs of institutional and individual investors for more than 85 years. An active, multi-style investment manager, the firm offers both traditional and highly specialized asset classes. Employing an opportunistic approach, balanced with disciplined, bottom-up research and quantitative risk analysis, the investment teams strive to produce above-average returns across asset classes and categories.
Managed Portfolio Advisors offers flexible, customized overlay management. The firm provides a comprehensive suite of services including product development, portfolio construction and investment management where investment recommendations from multiple money managers are implemented in a single, integrated portfolio.
McDonnell Investment Management, LLC is a fixed-income specialist with a diversified asset management business. The firm takes a high-quality, disciplined approach to investing. Their investment process is based on extensive, proprietary bottom-up research, intended to reduce fluctuation in principal volatility and capture higher after-tax returns.
Mirova is an asset management company, wholly owned by Natixis AM, that brings to bear almost 30 years of experience in SRI. Mirova offers a conviction-driven investment approach in order to combine value creation over the long term with sustainable development. The firm provides a full array of offerings: listed equities, fixed-income, infrastructure funds and impact investing, as well as engagement and voting consulting services.
Natixis Asset Management ranks among the leading European asset managers. Natixis AM offers its clients (institutional investors, companies, private banks, retail banks and distribution channels) tailored, innovative and efficient solutions organized into 6 expertises: Fixed income, European equities, Investment and clients’ solutions, Structured and volatility, Global emerging and Responsible investment.
Ossiam seeks to develop an innovative set of quantitative, research-driven, non-alternative systematic funds. Transparent and easy to understand, the trading strategies will be implemented via ETFs (exchange-traded funds) or funds providing daily liquidity. Ossiam’s active partners, formerly principals of asset management companies and investment banks, have extensive experience in fund management, trading and quantitative research.
Natixis Global Asset Management’s Private Equity Division* comprises a group of private equity affiliates. Deploying a unique multi-affiliate model, the division offers management in venture capital, fund of funds and traditional private equity across a wide spectrum of risk/return profiles.
Reich & Tang Deposit Solutions, LLC, a division of Reich & Tang Asset Management, LLC, specializes in deposit funding solutions and balance sheet management services for banks of all sizes.
Seeyond is the volatility management and structured product investment division of Natixis Asset Management. To meet the challenges of growing correlation and volatility presented by today’s financial markets, Seeyond implements a set of strategies that go beyond conventional active management that strive to provide solutions that combine performance generation with risk reduction.
Snyder Capital Management is a focused long-term fundamental high-quality value manager that specializes in managing small-cap value, small/mid-cap value and concentrated all-cap value strategies. The investment approach is based on a bottom-up, fundamental analysis of each company.
Vaughan Nelson Investment Management specializes in U.S. equity investments with a focus on targeted return. The firm employs a bottom-up, fundamental research process that seeks to capitalize on temporary information and liquidity inefficiencies in the equity universe. The firm’s long-term, consistent investment approach draws on its in-depth research capabilities.
Vega Investment Managers, a merger between 1818 Gestion and Natixis Multimanager, specializes in multi-management solutions for major private investors. Its expertise focuses on multi-management and open architecture fund selection for clients in France. The company’s smaller structure has been designed to facilitate shared expertise and a greater ability to react.