Standard Life Investments

Why invest with Standard Life Investments?

At Standard Life Investments, our talented and experienced equities team hand-pick the best stocks for inclusion in our equities portfolios, an approach that has helped us establish an excellent track record across asset classes. With equity assets under management totalling £48.6 billion*, we have both the resources and expertise to meet our clients’ investment requirements over the long term.

What sets us apart?

  • We aim to deliver consistent repeatable outperformance without dominant thematic risk.
  • 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 credit team that shares its insights with our equity professionals and provides alternative analysis of the companies in which we invest.
  • Our differentiated Focus on Change investment philosophy, which is built around anticipating change within companies, is completely style-agnostic. This means it is not biased towards growth, value, quality or momentum stocks only.
  • We have strong risk management controls and diversification discipline, which foster a consistent internal culture of high professional standards and integrity.

* Source: Standard Life Investments, as at 30/06/2016