OUR 
HISTORY

Innovation has been part of our DNA since our story began in 1936.

87

YEARS AGO

Established in Tacoma, WA by Frank Russell

54

YEARS AGO

We were a pioneer in institutional investment consulting.

43

YEARS AGO

We helped pioneer the Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO) industry.

38

YEARS AGO

Russell Investments Canada Limited opened offices in Toronto.

38

YEARS AGO

We invented the first smart-beta strategies with the creation of small cap, growth and value styles.

We launched our first multi-asset portfolios for advisors serving individual investors in the US, then later in Canada and around the world.

28

YEARS AGO

We launched an efficient and effective way to manage portfolio transitions.

18

YEARS AGO

We increased our focus on asset management, reaching US$100 billion in AUM.

16

YEARS AGO

Russell Investments Canada Limited branched out from Toronto, opening a satellite office in Vancouver, followed by offices in Calgary and Montreal

TODAY

C$1.53T

in assets under advice

C$385.9B

in assets under management

Globally, we manage C$385.9 billion on behalf of institutions, advisors and the individuals they represent.

*AUM as of 06/30/2022 & AUA as of 12/31/2021.
Total AUM includes: Institutional and Retail (Russell Investments' Fund and Separate Accounts only), Cash Collateral, Cash & ETFs and 3rd party (notional) assets managed by Investment Services.

About us

We are a leading global investment solutions partner, dedicated to improving people’s financial security.

Our leaders are passionate about improving people's financial security and exceeding client expectations.

We put the world's leading investment managers to work for you.

Up-to-date with insights from our experts on global markets and trends

We embody a strong commitment to exceptional standards of corporate responsibility.