We are responsible for CAD$757.7 billion of assets as at 31 December 2017 for our clients globally who trust us to deliver sustainable returns.
The expertise behind the MyRetirement Target Date Fund series involves a number of Schroders' different investment capabilities across Portfolio Solutions, Multi-Asset, QEP Equities, and Fixed Income.
Schroders’ Portfolio Solutions team is responsible for the investment design and on-going management of the Schroder MyRetirement Funds. The team is comprised of 40 dedicated investment professionals and offers a range of capabilities (including outcome-oriented, liability driven investing, and derivatives structuring) for sovereign, retail, DB and DC pension plans, and institutions seeking specific investment outcomes.
The multi-asset growth components designed specifically for the Schroder MyRetirement Funds are managed by our Multi-Asset Team, who also manage our Canadian Diversified Growth Fund. One of the best resourced in the industry with over 85 dedicated professionals globally, our Multi-Asset professionals are located in key financial locations across the globe including London, New York, Zurich, Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney.
The QEP Investment Team, which manages a portion of the equity portfolio for each fund, was established in 1996 and consists of 29 team members based in London, Sydney and New York. They manage a comprehensive range of global and emerging market equity strategies for clients all over the world, including pension funds, insurance companies, and sovereign wealth funds.
Finally, Schroders has been managing Fixed Income assets for over 50 years. We have made a substantial investment in building resources in this asset class and have significant capability across the full spectrum of fixed income strategies. There are more than 150 professionals in our global fixed income team, including more than 40 credit analysts globally, providing the depth and breadth of resource to properly research markets.