Standard Life Investments

Why equities with Standard Life Investments?

Through diligent research, our talented, experienced and well-resourced equities team look to identify the best stocks for inclusion in our equity fund range. This approach has helped us establish an excellent track record and is one of the reasons we have been able to accumulate equity assets under management totalling £68.0 billion*.

What sets us apart?

  • We aim to deliver repeatable outperformance.
  • The size of our investment team and the scale of our operation allow us to employ extensive resources to research an unbiased universe of stocks without shortcuts or filtering.
  • We meet over 3,000 companies each year and have continuous research coverage of more than 1,300 stocks.
  • A stable team of over 60 equity investment professionals provides global stock coverage. Our experts are united by a common investment language that ensures a consistent approach.
  • We have a large corporate bond team that shares its insights with our equity professionals and provides alternative analysis of the companies in which we invest.
  • We have strong risk management controls and diversification discipline, which foster a consistent internal culture of high professional standards and integrity.
  • A consistently strong investment track record demonstrated by the number of awards we have won and number of positive rating we have across our fund range
  • The size of our investment team means we have the resources to research a vast number of stocks across the world without shortcuts or filtering
  • We meet over 3,000 companies each year and research more than 2,100 stocks on an ongoing basis
  • Our dedicated team of over 60 equity professionals provide global stock coverage. They are united by a common investment language that ensures a consistent approach
  • Our large corporate bond team shares its insights, providing us with an alternative assessment of the companies we invest in
  • Risk management and diversification are key disciplines and the more effectively they are applied, the better for the investor. We prioritise these disciplines and encourage an in-house culture of professionalism and integrity.

* Source: Standard Life Investments, as at 31/12/2016

Investors should understand that capital growth and levels of income are not guaranteed and may fluctuate time to time. Where Standard Life Investments funds invest in assets denominated in other currencies, changes in the relevant exchange rate can affect the value of the investment.