At Schroders, asset management is our business and our goals are completely aligned with those of our clients - the creation of long-term value. We manage £256.7 billion (EUR 307.2 billion/$415.8 billion) on behalf of institutional and retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from around the world, invested in a broad range of asset classes across equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives.
We employ over 3500 talented people worldwide operating from 37 offices in 27 different countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East, close to the markets in which we invest and close to our clients. Schroders has developed under stable ownership for over 200 years and long-term thinking governs our approach to investing, building client relationships and growing our business. Source: Schroders, all data as at 30 September 2013.