Standard Life Investments

About Standard Life Investments

Standard Life Investments is a leading asset manager with an expanding global reach. Our wide range of investment solutions is backed by our distinctive Focus on Change investment philosophy, disciplined risk management and shared commitment to a culture of investment excellence.

As active managers, we place significant emphasis on rigorous research and a strong collaborative ethos. We constantly think ahead and strive to anticipate change before it happens, ensuring that our clients can look to the future with confidence.

Standard Life Investments manages £273.5 billion* on behalf of clients worldwide. Our investment capabilities span equities, fixed income, multi-asset, private markets, real estate, liquidity and private wealth.

Headquartered in Edinburgh, Standard Life Investments employs more than 1,700 talented individuals. We maintain a presence in a number of locations around the world including Boston, Hong Kong, Paris, London, Beijing, Sydney, Dublin and Seoul. In addition, we have close relationships with leading domestic players in Asia, including HDFC Asset Management in India and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank in Japan.

Our investors rank among some of the world’s most sophisticated and high-profile institutions. They include pension plans, banks, mutual funds, insurance companies, fund-of-fund managers, endowments, foundations, charities, official institutions, sovereign wealth funds and government authorities.

On 14 August 2017, Aberdeen Asset Management PLC merged with Standard Life plc to form Standard Life Aberdeen plc. In connection with the merger, Standard Life Investments and Aberdeen Asset Management are coming together under the Aberdeen Standard Investments brand to createthe largest active investment manager in the UK and one of the largest investment houses globally. To find out more about Aberdeen Standard Investments, please visit

* assets under management as at 31/12/2017