AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) is one of the world's leading asset managers, backed by the strength of the AXA Group.
Founded in 1994, AXA IM is an active asset manager fully owned and backed by the AXA Group, a world leader in financial protection. AXA IM's multi-expert business model is composed of single asset class driven teams of investment experts - AXA Fixed Income, AXA Framlington, AXA Rosenberg, AXA Funds of Hedge Funds, AXA Private Equity, AXA Real Estate, AXA Structured Finance - as well as an Investment Solutions team, which focuses on Asset Liability Management and Multi-asset Investments.
Ranked 15th* amongst the top 100 asset managers worldwide (as at Dec. 2011) with assets under management (AUM) of EUR 512 billion (as at end of December 2011), AXA IM provides both local and global investment solutions for a wide variety of clients, ranging from the AXA Group and its insurance companies, to institutional investors - pension funds, insurance companies, corporates, non-profits, family offices and sovereign wealth funds - and distributors - both wholesale and retail.
As of 30 September 2011, AXA IM employs more than 2 400 employees that represent 79 nationalities and operate in 30 cities across 23 countries in Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East.