Key facts about Insight

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We're at the forefront of developing new ways of investing, providing access to innovative investment strategies, using contemporary robust risk management techniques. We aim to deliver consistent and repeatable performance by focusing only on those things we believe we can do well, including liability driven investment, fixed income, and absolute return and multi-asset.

Our awards

We have won more than seventy major awards over the last ten years from Financial News, FT publications, and both UK and European Pensions titles spanning multiple wins for Investment Manager of the Year, LDI Manager of the Year, Fixed Income Manager of the Year and Fixed Income Innovation of the Year.

We are proud to be able to share some of our award successes with you here.

Responsible investing

We take responsible investment seriously. In 2016, we were given Tier 1 status by the Financial Reporting Council, recognising that we provide "a good quality and transparent description of [our] approach to stewardship and explanations of an alternative approach where necessary". In 2017, the PRI assigned awarded Insight an ‘A+’ rating strategy and governance and an ‘A’ rating for the integration of responsible investment-related issues across fixed income corporate bond portfolios. In addition, our latest annual report, Putting Principles in Practice, won best responsible investment report at the 2017 Responsible Investor Awards.

Read it here.

People and culture

Insight is a growing business, so there is plenty of scope for individuals to make a real difference. There is ample opportunity to develop skills and knowledge too. Our structure is not built around hierarchy, and the development of our business has enabled many of our people to take on new challenges where they have the skills, expertise and motivation to take the lead.

Our sponsorships

We forge partnerships with the institutions that we sponsor which deliver experiences to reinforce the advocacy of our staff, clients and consultants. Find out more about our sponsorships here.

We support a number of charities, our current UK charity partner is Haven House, children's hospice.

Our consultant ratings

Our investment teams enjoy the highest ratings from investment consultants. According to an annual study undertaken by Greenwich Associates, Insight ranks first for Overall LDI Quality for the eighth consecutive year and first for Overall Fixed Income Quality for the fourth consecutive year.1

Find out more about Insight's Global Fixed Income capability in this short video with Adrian Grey, CIO Active Management. 

In numbers

  • 730 employees globally
  • 88% of colleagues have confidence in the leadership of Insight
  • 86% of colleagues believe Insight sets high standards of performance
  • 85% of colleagues would recommend Insight as a place to work
  • 78% of colleagues enjoy working at Insight
  • 76% of colleagues are confident in the long-term growth prospects of our business

1Greenwich Associates 2017 UK Investment Consultant Research.

Number of employees as at 30 September 2017. All other stats are from the 2016 annual employee survey.

Please note the value of investments and any income from them will fluctuate and is not guaranteed (this may be partly due to exchange rate fluctuations). Investors may not get back the full amount invested. Past performance is not a guide to future performance.

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