The world's 500 largest asset managers

AssetManThis document, with joint research by Pensions & Investments and Willis Towers Watson, published in October 2017 offers a wonderful decade-long analysis of the changing face of asset management around the world. With data to the end of 2016, the report notes that independent asset managers comprised 10 of the top 20 asset managers, followed by seven banks and three insurer-owned managers. It also noted that 78.4% of all assets are actively managed (down by 2.3% since the previous report) while passive AUM increased 5.9% during the same period. To read more, click here.