about us

we are a global systematic
investment manager

We are one of the world's leading multi-asset alternative investment firm with approximately $649 billion in assets under management that creates lasting impact for our investors, teams, businesses and the communities in which we live.

We pioneered a consulting-based approach to the asset management investing, partnering closely with management teams to offer the insights that challenge conventional thinking, build great businesses and improve operations. Over time, we have organically expanded this approach across asset classes to build one of the strongest alternative asset platforms in the world.

A leading global investment manager

Assets under management.

Assets under advice.


Active management across asset classes

BD Swiss Trade offers regional and global high-active-share equities, fixed income across the yield curve, liquidity solutions backed by four decades of experience as a core capability and, in private markets, real estate, infrastructure, private equity and private debt. Beyond investment management, BD Swiss Trade provides engagement in equity and bond markets, proxy voting and policy advocacy..

Commitment to responsible investing

As responsible investors, our goals are to help individuals invest and retire better, to help clients
achieve better risk-adjusted returns, and to contribute to positive outcomes in the wider world

The BD Swiss Trade pledge

The BD Swiss Trade Pledge underpins our firm-wide commitment to always put clients first, and to act responsibly and transparently.

I pledge to fulfill, to the best of my ability and judgment and in accordance with my role, this covenant:

I will act ethically, responsibly and with integrity

I will put the interests of our clients first, consistent with our fiduciary responsibilities

I will encourage responsible behavior in the firms in which we invest and on which we engage

I will act with consideration for our community and the environment both now and in the future. I will encourage others to do the same

I will work with industry colleagues and other key stakeholders to develop and improve our industry's contribution to society

I will treat my clients and all other stakeholders with dignity and respect and as I would wish to be treated