"Even the most innovative investment ideas can fail to meet expectations if they are implemented poorly."

John Venardos
Director, Head of Implementation

Implementation Services


Our implementation services team can help you effectively implement your investment policy decisions.

Using innovative tools and techniques, we customise solutions that will help improve your portfolio's performance, while simultaneously reducing exposure to unintended risk. Our experienced team works on your behalf to minimise performance drag and administrative workload.

We use an independent, agency approach to provide transparency and reassurance that we are not making undisclosed profits at your expense.

We take responsibility for all transactions, making us accountable for performance.

We consider both costs and risk within each service, as the lowest-cost approach can sometimes introduce unwelcome risk, increasing costs in the long term.

Our services include:

Transition management: Let a specialist take responsibility for performance when changing managers, to achieve the right balance between costs, risk and time.

Overlay services: Use an expert in derivatives to execute a range of strategic decisions swiftly, efficiently and simultaneously.

Currency management: Manage currency costs and risk through a focus on FX trading, active/passive currency overlays and separating currency characteristics from the underlying investment.

Execution services: Reduce ongoing execution costs through insightful agency trading and smart commission-management programmes.

You're in good company

Russell Investments has consistently been recognised globally for excellence in the investment industry.

See our current list of awards and recognition