- Investment Expertise
We are committed to supporting the insurance sector and have a dedicated insurance solutions team.
We’re finding that an increasing number of institutional, pension fund and high-net-worth investors are turning to private equity in order to enhance their portfolio performance.
- Our insight
The House View process provides a consistent macroeconomic framework to analysing global financial markets.
Our Head of Global Strategy, Andrew Milligan, introduces the latest edition of Global Outlook, a summary of our House View.
Standard Life Investments’ Global Strategy team provide regular analysis of the key economic data that has been influencing financial markets.
Our global strategists combine valuable experience, thorough research and analysis to tackle major issues of the moment.
Governance and stewardship is about making sure that companies’ operational processes and policies are robust and responsible.
- How we discharge our stewardship responsibilities
- Our policy for managing conflicts of interests
- How we monitor our investee companies
- Our guidelines for escalating engagement
- Our willingness to act collectively with other investors
- Our policy on voting and voting disclosure
- How we report on stewardship to our clients
We recognise the importance of transparency and accountability when it comes to our stewardship responsibilities. To this end, we have published an annual review of our governance and stewardship activities, which provides an account of how we have fulfilled our responsibilities. Please select the link below to view the 2015 annual review.2015 annual review
- Responsible Investment
We recognise that the management of environmental and social responsibilities is subject to many factors, and take into account the particular circumstances, industries and locations in which the companies operate.
We've produced guidelines on responsible investment to explain how we evaluate the environmental and social policies of the companies in which we are (or might be) an investor.
Our experience in operating across many different investment cycles and markets provides us with the context to manage change. Throughout these cycles, we have the people, philosophy and proficiency of process to plot what we believe is the right course for our clients’ assets.
- Secure content
What is an RSS Feed?
What is a Standard Life Investments RSS Feed?
RSS feeds will alert you when we have added a new press release to our website. You will get all the latest headlines in one place, as soon as they are published, without having to visit the site itself.
How do I use the feeds?
If you are using Internet Explorer 7, Firefox or Safari it’s easy - just click on the link below and then select “Subscribe to this feed”.
If not, you will need to download an RSS reader. This is a piece of software that checks our press releases and lets you view any that have been recently added. There are many different readers, some of which are browser based and some of which are downloadable. The browser based ones allow you to access your news feeds from any computer with a browser and downloadable ones allow you to read your press releases offline on your own computer.
Which readers are available?
There are a wide range of different news readers available and new versions are appearing all the time. A full list of readers can be accessed through the BBC website along with much more information on RSS feeds and readers. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/help/rss/3223484.stm
Can I make my own feeds?
It is possible to create your own feeds, by using the Standard Life Investments search engine. The first step is to choose a search term, and type it into the search engine as normal. If any search terms match news stories for that site a link will appear to your customized RSS feed. Review the new results, and if they accurately reflect the topic you have chosen you can now use the orange feeds button to add the selection to your news reader, or to your website.