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Strategies & Capabilities

Currency Management 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.

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.

Broad Capabilities

Objective Thinking

Innovative Solutions

Scale and Stability

Efficient, Reliable Execution

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.

Investment Style Primary Investment Goal
  Reduced Risk Increase Returns

 Static Passive Hedging

  • Deliberately achieve the desired level of currency exposure

 Currency Factor

  • Systematic currency style indices  
  • Long-run return

 Dynamic Strategic Hedging

  • Variable hedge ratio
  • considers risk of each currency individually
  • risk-management focus

 Absolute Return Currency

  • Multi-strategy, multi-horizon approach                         
  • Maximize return

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. 

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Global Currency Management Team

We have been providing currency management solutions since 1989, and today we have 25 currency professionals across four continents.

James Binny

Global Head Currency & Head of Investments SSGA Europe Limited

Aaron R Hurd, FRM

Senior Portfolio Manager

Matthew Nest, CFA

Head of Active Global Fixed Income

Matthew J Steinaway, CFA

CIO, Global Fixed Income, Currency & Cash