BT Financial Group Australia (BTFG) is the wealth management arm of The Westpac Group (Westpac), with operations covering the manufacture and distribution of investment, superannuation and retirement products; margin lending and broking; investment platforms such as Wrap and master trusts; private banking; financial planning; and general and life insurance. Combined funds under management and administration total A$183.6 billion (at 31 December 2016).
More information concerning Westpac's approach to sustainability, including a position statement articulating BTFG's approach to responsible investment, can be found at https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/sustainability.
Investment management operations within BTFG sit within BT Investment Solutions (BTIS).
BTIS manages over A$31 billion for investors as at 31 December 2016. The core of the investment philosophy is that an active multi-strategy, multi-manager process is the most effective investment strategy to deliver sustainable long-term returns and to preserve our clients' capital within any market environment.