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
Passive

 Static Passive Hedging

  • Deliberately achieve the desired level of currency exposure

 Currency Factor

  • Systematic currency style indices  
  • Long-run return
Active

 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