Custodian, advisors & managers
The appointment of specialist investment advisers & managers provides our members with access to some of the most experienced leaders in the market.
Investment custodian, advisors & managers
BNP Paribas Securities Services (BNP Paribas), a wholly owned subsidiary of the BNP Paribas Group, has been legalsuper’s custodian since November 2010. BNP Paribas is a leading global custodian and securities services provider. They provide multi-asset post-trade and asset servicing solutions for buy and sell-side market participants, corporates and issuers.
With local expertise in 36 countries and a global reach covering 90+ markets, their network is one of the most extensive in the industry, enabling clients to maximise their investment opportunities worldwide. For legalsuper, BNP Paribas provides safe custody services, calculates unit prices of investment options, and provides investment performance reporting and analysis.
legalsuper has engaged a range of investment advisors to provide the Investment Committee and the Board of legalsuper with advice and guidance on investments.
Twenty-nine specialist investment managers have been appointed* to manage the assets invested with legalsuper. In making these appointments, the Board has regard to the advice of its investment advisors. Investment managers at 30 April 2021 were:
*Investment manager exposures may change from time to time at the discretion of the Trustee. This listing excludes investments that are made by the member in the Direct Investment option.