Our goal is to be a trusted asset manager who understands that the solutions best suited to your investment objectives also must fit your risk-management needs. To help dampen volatility, investments spanning multiple asset classes may be most appropriate for you.
Northern Trust can create a balanced, integrated portfolio for you based on equities, fixed income, cash or other asset classes that also may draw upon our diverse range of asset servicing capabilities.
Using our experience in developing unique solutions for investors, our Implementation and Oversight offering allows you to outsource key elements of your investment program to an independent expert.
You believe your investments should not only perform, they should reflect your values. At Northern Trust, we share that vision. With specialized expertise, we can design a performance-driven strategy that reflects your commitment to social responsibility.
Our stable, experienced team can help you gain the opportunity to optimize the value of your portfolio via our securities lending program while still working within your individual risk-tolerance parameters.
When restructuring your investment portfolio, we can help minimize the direct or indirect costs and risks associated with buying or selling securities.
Based in the Hong Kong office, Bo Kratz is responsible for Northern Trust Asset Management activities across Asia-Pacific, excluding Japan. The Northern Trust Asset Management team in the region includes global equity index portfolio management and global equity dealing from Hong Kong, as well as investment strategy, relationship management and sales teams based in Hong Kong, Beijing and Singapore.
Bo has more than 20 years of experience in asset management, the past 11 years in leadership roles based in Hong Kong and Singapore.
Before joining Northern Trust, Bo most recently managed Permal's Asia business, with responsibility for the group's offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo. Prior to that, he held a number of senior and regional roles with ABN AMRO Asset Management in Asia, and led the firm's sales, product and marketing efforts. A native of Sweden, Bo has also worked as a financial analyst, head of research, portfolio manager and chief investment officer, at Alfred Berg Asset Management and H. Lunden Fondkommission based in Stockholm, Sweden.
He holds a B.A. from Gothenburg School of Economics in Sweden and a MBA from Warwick Business School in England.
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