Aegon Asset ManagementAbout Us

Aegon Asset Management

Aegon Asset Management is a leading global investment manager with $361 billion in assets managed/advised by about 245 investment professionals in North America, Europe and Asia. With roots dating back to 1844 via our Netherlands-based global financial services parent, Aegon Group N.V., we understand the importance of long-term relationships, robust risk management and sustainable outperformance.

Comprised of several brands, our primary investment centers are:

Aegon Asset Management US, an institutional asset manager with $96 billion in AuM that specializes in fixed income and customized investment solutions (as of 12/31/18).

Defining characteristics include:

  • Bottom-up, research-driven process informed by top-down analysis
  • Integrated investment team comprised of industry-focused global credit analysts and dedicated specialty research teams for areas such as distressed debt, structured finance and emerging markets debt
  • Collaborative, team-based research and portfolio management conducted across the full credit spectrum by experienced, long-tenured investment team members

Aegon Real Assets US provides yield-oriented private debt and equity strategies, and specialty solutions backed by a full range of in-house support services.

Defining characteristics include:

  • A culture of creativity coupled with decades of experience structuring private real assets tailored to client preferences
  • Cycle-tested, disciplined and vertically-integrated platform supported by applied research and risk management
  • Deep market access combined with focused underwriting teams
  • Emphasis on, and long history of responsible investing seeking positive social and environmental impact


Kames Capital, based in the UK, manages globally-diversified fixed income, equities and multi-asset investment solutions.

Defining characteristics include:

  • Active manager with a high conviction approach, blending a top-down perspective with bottom-up analysis
  • Robust and disciplined investment process
  • Experienced and deeply-resourced investment and risk management teams

Aegon Asset Management offers a broad range of investment options to meet the diverse needs of its institutional investors. For all clients, we are equally committed to excellence, trust and building long-term partnerships with clients.


Assets under Management/Advisement1

$361 billion as of December 31, 2018

 

1 Numbers may not add due to rounding. Assets under management for Aegon Asset Management group companies includes the advisory services performed by various affiliates or their investment advisory business units and joint ventures. Aegon Asset Management is comprised of the following global entities: Aegon AM US, Aegon Real Assets, Kames Capital plc, Aegon Asset Management Asia LTD, Aegon Asset Management Central and Eastern Europe, Aegon Asset Management Pan-Europe BV, Aegon Asset Management Spain, Aegon Industrial Fund Management Co. LTD, Aegon Investment Management BV, La Banque Postale Asset Management SA, Pelargos Capital BV, Saemor Capital BV and TKP Investments BVAegon USA Realty Advisors, LLC (AURA) has regulatory assets under management with respect to its advisory (i.e., securities-related) business. Additionally, AURA has non-advisory, non-regulatory (i.e. non-securities related) assets under advisement. For the full AURA Form ADV, see https://www.adviserinfo.sec.gov/