RBC Global Asset Management (RBC GAM)* is a global asset manager that provides a comprehensive range of investment management services and solutions to individual, high-net-worth and institutional investors through mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, hedge funds and pooled funds, separate accounts and specialty investment strategies.
Each of our 23 investment teams located in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia share a common philosophy rooted in the pursuit of deep fundamental knowledge and the need to innovate in rapidly changing financial markets. We recognize the advantages of integrating advanced investment tools into our investment process to encourage rigor and efficiency, while minimizing the threats posed by behavioural bias. Our teams create value through their own specialized disciplines and unique processes, while being individually accountable for their results. Our culture demands excellence and innovation in investment and risk management, while always ensuring that our clients' interests are central to every decision we make.
In regard to hedge funds, and our response to indicator OO 01.1, RBC GAM offers a broad selection of alternative strategies to Canadian investors, including Market Neutral and Absolute Return strategies.
BlueBay Asset Management LLP (BlueBay) also offers a selection of alternative strategies.
* In this report, references to "RBC GAM", "we", and "us" include the following unless specifically indicated: RBC Global Asset Management Inc. (including its business division Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management), RBC Global Asset Management (U.S.) Inc., RBC Global Asset Management (UK) Limited, BlueBay Asset Management LLP (BlueBay) and RBC Global Asset Management (Asia) Limited.