SSGA is a global leader in asset management, entrusted with £1.73 trillion (as at 31 March 2016) in assets from a wide range of clients. It was founded in 1978 as the asset management division of State Street Corporation, one of the world’s leading providers of financial services to institutional investors. State Street Corporation is a publicly traded bank holding company whose shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “STT”.
They manage a wide range of strategies and investment approaches for their clients. They are recognised as pioneers in indexation strategies and many of their strengths stem from their ability to gain low cost exposure to a variety of asset classes through size, skill and depth of influence in the market.
SSGA’s reach extends to 10 global investment centres and offices in 29 cities worldwide. They combine a depth of experience with advanced research capabilities to manage client-focused solutions.