Discover our multimanager approach

Navigating the challenges of today’s markets requires unique talents and expertise on a global scale. That’s why we’ve spent the past three decades building an unrivaled network of specialized asset managers, backed by some of the most rigorous investment oversight in the industry. The result is a diverse lineup of time-tested investments from one of America’s most trusted brands.

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Our multimanager approach

67 portfolio teams across 29 elite firms

  • Axiom Investors
  • Bain Capital Credit
  • Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss
  • Boston Common Asset Management
  • Boston Partners
  • Breckinridge Capital Advisors
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors
  • Epoch Investment Partners
  • First Quadrant
  • GW&K Investment Management
  • Graham Capital Management
  • Manulife Investment Management
  • Nordea Asset Management
  • Pictet Asset Management
  • Pzena Investment Management
  • Redwood Investments
  • Stone Harbor Investment Partners
  • Sustainable Growth Advisers
  • T. Rowe Price
  • Trillium Asset Management
  • Wellington Management
  • Wells Capital Management

Robust manager research and oversight

We scour the globe for the best portfolio teams to manage our funds and then hold them to some of the industry’s toughest standards for risk and performance.

Results for investors

Four- and five-star Morningstar ratings for our U.S. funds across asset classes, from fixed income to equities to alternatives.

Explore the lineup

Getting started in multifactor ETF due diligence

Multifactor ETF due diligence involves a combination of techniques used to evaluate active managers and passive index-based ETFs.

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ETF tax efficiency revisited as fund distributions loom

ETF tax efficiency is in focus as mutual funds release estimates of capital gains distributions and investors work on year-end planning.

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How climate resilient is your portfolio?

What does the big picture of climate risk and opportunity look like from the viewpoint of a dedicated ESG strategy? Cheryl Smith offers her perspective.

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