Hermes Investment Management is an active asset manager working to deliver excellent, long-term, performance – responsibly. To lead debate and contribute to the transformation of the investment industry, to the benefit of our clients, their stakeholders and, ultimately, society at large.
We seek to deliver superior, sustainable, risk adjusted returns for our clients. Our purpose is supported by the ownership structure with a embedded client alignment in our culture, combined with a robust operating platform.
On behalf of our clients, we manage £27.4 billion* and advise on over £108.6 billion* through our ESG and stewardship services..
Our specialist investment solutions include:
Equities: Asia, Emerging Markets, Europe, Global, Global ESG and Small & Mid Cap.
Fixed Income: Global and UK Government Bonds, Global and UK Inflation-Linked Bonds, High Yield Credit and Multi Strategy Credit.
Real Estate: Segregated and unitised investment strategies including Real Estate Debt.
Alternatives: Commodities, Hedge Fund Solutions, Infrastructure and Private Equity.
Responsible Investment Advisory Services: Corporate Engagement, Intelligent Voting, Public Policy Engagement and UNPRI compliance.Oversight to the investment teams is provided by the Hermes Investment Office, continuously monitoring investment risk across all portfolios. Totally independent of the boutiques, it exists to ensure our teams are performing in the best interests of clients.
* Please note the total AuM figure includes £3.6bn of assets managed or under an advisory agreement by Hermes GPE LLP (“HGPE”), a joint venture between Hermes Fund Managers (“HFM”) and GPE Limited. HGPE is an independent entity and not part of the Hermes group. £0.4bn of total group AuM figure represents HFM mandates under advice.Source: Hermes as at 30 June 2014.