Proud to be globally recognised for our achievements in the asset management industry.
Tradewatch Top Tier Broker
In 19 out of 21 quarters, Russell Investments Implementation Services, LLC has been ranked as a top-tier broker in Pensions & Investments’ Tradewatch report based on the quality of its trade execution (most recently in P&I’s March 2017 issue).
Transition Management Firm of the Year
‘The judges unanimously felt that this firm truly understands what is really important to pension funds when it comes to the complex process of transition management, with transparency a key part of everything it does. With a focus on excellence and quality, this was a clear winner in this category and is a firm that sets the bar high for the rest of the industry’ - Pensions Age and European Pensions.
Pensions Solutions of the Year
- Innovative de-risking solutions
- Successful change management
- Excellent governance and structure
- Excellent funding position
Largest institutional investment outsourcer
For the sixth year in a row, Russell Investments was globally ranked among the leading institutional outsourced managers based upon outsourced assets out of 77 firms in the Pensions & Investments’ survey issued in June 2016
Top Ranked in Cost Performance vs.
For the fourth year in a row, Russell Investments was ranked as one of the top-five in “Global Cost Performance vs. Estimate” in Chief Investment Officer’s “2016 Transition Manager Survey.”1
1 Cost performance vs. estimate was rated on a scale from 1 (always missed) to 5 (always beat), with a “3” meaning “usually matched.” Therefore, average scores closest to 3.00 are ideal.
Top Ranked in Client Service
For the fourth year in a row, Russell Investments was ranked as one of the top-five in “Global Client Satisfaction” (weighted score) in Chief Investment Officer’s “2016 Transition Manager Survey.”2
2 Weighted scores take the transition value into account. The unweighted scores represent the raw average score given to the transition manager by its clients.
#1 Global broker (2015-2016)
For the second year in a row, Russell Investments Implementation Services, LLC has been ranked as the #1 global broker in Institutional Investor’s 2016 “Transaction Cost Analysis” survey.
Financial Adviser Services Awards
Russell Investments has been awarded five stars in the 2015 Financial Adviser Service Awards. These awards recognise the importance of quality service from product providers to our clients and are considered to be the benchmark for service standards within the retail finance marketplace. The Five Star award is the most sought-after in the industry.
Russell Investments was named in Financial News “40 under 40” shortlist as one of the “Rising Stars in Asset Management 2015”.
In 2014, for a sixth year in a row, Russell Investments was voted among the top two for having the best manager due diligence practices by respondents in a 2014 FundFire survey of nearly 100 consultant relations professionals3.
3 FundFire discontinued their survey in 2015.
Industry Innovation 2014
This award represents Asset managers, Consultants, and other providers with a flair for innovation and have been recognised as winners in their field in the aiCIO European.Learn more about our Fiduciary Management services