Our Institutional Asset Management Difference

Process driven design aligns your unique investment objectives with research and analysis.

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Steve Estes
Managing Director

Three core investment disciplines.

Our institutional client portfolios represent the interactions of three core investment disciplines. As part of the client portfolio construction process, we help ensure these disciplines work in harmony with each other. As your partner, our investment experts construct portfolios designed to meet your unique objectives.


Assets allocation research and design

  • Most important input to meeting investment objectives
  • Process driven design that aligns unique investment objectives with research and analysis

Investment selection and monitoring

  • Active versus passive
  • Best-in-class strategy pairings
  • Manage underlying expenses

Portfolio implementation

  • Timely implementation
  • Disciplined rebalancing
  • Rigorous monitoring

Discretionary Investment Management

As your partner, our investment experts construct portfolios designed to meet your unique objectives.


Governance and oversight

  • Investment strategy committee bi-weekly meetings
  • Macroeconomic analysis
  • Capital market developments

Client experience

  • 5 step process
  • Establish client goals and objectives

U.S. Bank Investment Strategy Process

  • Portfolio managers develop investment strategy
  • Regular Investment portfolio review
  • Monitoring and reporting

From our leaders

“You can rely on our experienced team of investment professionals to help you design a portfolio strategy that fits your organization’s needs and mission as they evolve.”


Jim Palmer
Chief Investment Officer
U.S. Bancorp Asset Management

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