Who are we?
Momentum Global Investment Management was established in the UK in 1998 and focuses on designing, building and managing outcome-based investment solutions, delivered through multi-asset portfolios and tailored client solutions.
We work closely with our institutional and adviser partners in the UK and Europe, Asia and the Middle East, South America and South Africa in order to manage solutions that meet the needs of our clients.
The firm is part of Momentum Metropolitan Holdings Limited. With a market capitalisation of US1.7 billion as at December 2020, Momentum Metropolitan remains one of South Africa’s larger life insurers and integrated financial services companies.
The services we provide
Our solutions are structured to provide a broad investment offering based on a sophisticated investment approach that aims to help portfolios perform predictably in line with set investment goals, in an array of market conditions.
Our team of investment specialists are empowered to work collaboratively as a team, and with partners, to identify and implement innovative investment ideas based on our wealth of experience.
Alongside investment management, we have a team of experienced investment consultants who provide independent advice to UK pension schemes. As for investment management, the focus in our investment consulting business is to assist our corporate clients to achieve their required investment outcomes.
Momentum Metropolitan Holdings Limited
Momentum Metropolitan is well known for its product innovation, outstanding service delivery, and commitment to working in close alignment and support of financial advisers. Employing almost 16,000 people across the various operating brands Metropolitan, Momentum, Guardrisk and Eris Properties, Momentum Global Investment Management has a strong and capable parent company to support its growth aspirations.
Momentum Metropolitan's purpose - To enable businesses and people from all walks of life to achieve their most important financial goals and life aspirations. As an investment business, this translates into helping investors achieve their required investment outcomes.
Momentum Metropolitan's vision - To partner with clients and financial advisers as their preferred investment provider of choice.
Winner - Best International Fund Group & Shortlisted for Best European Fund Selector of the Year - International Investment Awards 2020
Our core values of accountability, integrity, excellence, teamwork, innovation and diversity are at the heart of everything we do; they define how we do business and engage with our clients and internal stakeholders.
While talent, resources and expertise are the cornerstones of any business, it is the ability to truly understand our clients’ needs and work together to deliver an appropriate and differentiated solution that sets us apart: we believe that this is Momentum’s competitive edge.
The United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI) is a global initiative for international investors to implement the six principles.
The objectives are to understand the implications of sustainability for investors and support signatories to incorporate these principles into their investment decision making and ownership practices.
As a PRI Signatory, Momentum commits to completing the PRI Reporting Framework on an annual basis.
For more information about UN PRI and the six principles, please visit unpri.org.