Natixis Global Asset Management is built on a belief in the power of independent investment thinking. Each affiliated money manager in the firm is free to concentrate on those investment styles and disciplines where they have proven expertise. The end result is a selection of more than 100 investment strategies from some of the world’s most respected names in investment management.
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Absolute Asia Asset Management specializes in Asian (ex Japan) equities and follows a qualitative investment process that emphasizes fundamental research. Not style-biased, the firm’s approach provides flexibility to seek outstanding opportunities. The investment team runs a concentrated portfolio with a thematic approach based on pivotal micro and macro trends that drive economies in the region.
Active Investment Advisors, a division of NGAM Advisors, L.P., specializes in 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.
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 offers a variety of alternative investment products designed to diversify traditional portfolios. The firm assembles portfolios of independent investment managers – and actively allocates capital among these managers – to pursue consistent rates of return with little or no correlation to U.S. stock and bond markets.
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.
Caspian Private Equity is a joint venture between Caspian Capital Management and France-based Natixis Private Equity. The firm focuses on providing accredited investors access to the U.S. private equity markets through direct investments.
Gateway Investment Advisers, LLC has a 30-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 minimizing risk. Managers employ index options to generate cash flow and minimize downside risk.
Hansberger Global Investors applies an integrated, disciplined investment process to global equity investing. The firm’s multi-national team considers international opportunities from a local market perspective. Security selection and portfolio construction are primarily driven by bottom-up research. Portfolio construction, however, may also be influenced by top-down country and industry analysis, especially with respect to risk control.
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.
Loomis, Sayles & Company has served the needs of institutional and individual investors for more than 80 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, a division of NGAM Advisors, L.P., specializes in 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.