Neuberger Berman is an independent, employee-controlled investment management firm. We partner with institutions, advisors and individuals throughout the world to customize solutions that seek to address their needs for income, growth and capital preservation. With 1,917 professionals1 focused exclusively on asset management, we are deeply grounded in original, fundamental research and offer an investment culture of independent thinking. Founded in 1939, Neuberger Berman had approximately $255 billion in assets under management invested across equities, fixed income and alternative strategies.
At Neuberger Berman, our mission is to partner with clients to achieve their unique investment objectives. Three key elements reinforce our efforts:
Experience : Our portfolio managers have seen both good and bad markets. Some 95% of our clients' assets are managed by lead portfolio managers with over 20 years of industry experience.
Stability: Neuberger Berman is a destination for successful investment professionals, a significant number of whom stay for the duration of their careers. We hire and retain employees based on merit, and strive to attract talent with the dedication and creativity needed to foster diverse perspectives and a passion for investing. Over 89% of clients' assets are managed by lead portfolio managers with a firm tenure of more than 10 years.
Alignment: Portfolio manager incentives are closely tailored to the interests of clients. The firm is employee owned. 100% of portfolio managers' deferred cash compensation is directly linked to team and firm strategies.
 Firm data reflects the collective data for the various subsidiaries of Neuberger Berman Group LLC.
All information is as of December 31, 2016, except as otherwise noted.