The Exposure You Can’t Afford to Overlook
We understand the power of effective currency management to reduce risk and drive returns. Our rigorous, research-driven approach takes no shortcuts in unlocking the value of currency management.
Deeply Committed to Currency Management
At a time when many asset managers are pulling back from the asset class, we continue to expand our industry-leading capabilities in currency management.
AUM across 11 base currencies 1
Client accounts globally. 1
industry’s first currency management team 1
Why Investors Choose Us
With one of the industry’s deepest and most experienced currency management teams, we are committed to providing leadership at the crossroads of global asset flows.
Investment solutions across objectives (risk mitigation vs. return-seeking) and styles (passive vs. active)
Deep expertise across regions, including emerging markets
Breadth provides objectivity that specialists cannot offer
Focus on determining the optimal approach for each currency and phase of the economic cycle
Access to real-time market data fuels research into new solutions
Work closely with clients to develop strategies, approaches and tools that are tailored to their objectives and regulatory requirements
Strategies that provide efficient exposure to emerging markets
Scale and Stability
Global Systematically Important Financial Institution (G-SIFI)
Third-largest asset manager in terms of AUM
Robust infrastructure and risk controls
Early signatory of the FX Global Code
Efficient, Reliable Execution
232,000+ FX trades totaling $1.6T in market value in 20211
15 banks in our panel of counterparties
24-hour trading capabilities
Our Currency Strategies
Across developed and emerging markets, we have the solutions clients need to manage currency risk and harness it as a tool for shaping portfolios to support their strategic objectives.
Primary Investment Goal
Static Passive Hedging
Deliberately achieve the desired level of currency exposure
Systematic currency style indices
Dynamic Strategic Hedging
Variable hedge ratio
considers risk of each currency individually
Absolute Return Currency
Multi-strategy, multi-horizon approach
Return increase and risk reduction are targets of our offerings and are based on the estimates and assumptions made by State Street Global Advisors. There is no guaranteee that those estimates will be achieved.
Global Currency Management Team
We have been providing currency management solutions since 1989, and today we have 25 currency professionals across four continents.
Global Head Currency & Head of Investments SSGA Europe Limited
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