Investment strategies and capital management

Helping corporations, foundations and government entities manage risk

At Securian Asset Management, we combine a client-focused, research-driven approach with customized investment strategies and excellent service to create an exceptional experience for our asset management clients.

Our investment process is built on fundamental, disciplined research. Our investment professionals are unrelenting in using their expertise to manage risk and discover investment value for clients.

Creating value for our clients

An exceptional client experience also takes open communication and superior service. Our research, portfolio management and client service teams all work together to effectively deliver personalized service with the goal of exceeding client expectations.

We encourage interaction between clients and our investment professionals, fostering direct contact between clients and the people managing their assets.

Insights

Tap into our insights on market developments, financial trends and important investment topics.

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An exceptional experience

Focusing on client objectives and establishing direct, open communication are key to delivering an exceptional client experience.

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Investments

Clients benefit from our experience and expertise in a range of asset classes, including fixed income, private credit, real estate securities, specialty equity investments, alternatives and more.

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Investment perspectives

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The impact of fintech in the U.S.

Innovations in financial technology, or FinTech, are affecting how and where banks deliver services – and consumers conduct their business.

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Small defined benefit plans can't manage risks while standing still

Asset-liability management for defined benefit plans involves a careful balance of conflicting objectives.

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Private placement investing

Private placement bonds allow fixed income investors the potential to expand their opportunity set and consistently improve their total returns.


Economy & markets

Fluctuating stock market

The Economy and the Markets | Second quarter 2019

Strong labor markets and a near record expansion are facing off against persistently weak inflation, decelerating growth, and a possible earnings recession.

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The Economy and the Markets | First quarter 2019

Economic growth in the U.S. has slowed more than we expected, but the ingredients for a recession are not in place.

In the news

September 5, 2019

"Bounteous Apartment Growth Soon Will Wilt" Lowell Bolken quoted in Chief Investment Officer

Lowell Bolken, Vice President  & Portfolio Manager at Securian Asset Management weighs in the real estate and rental market.

August 27, 2019

"Investment grade private credit provides long-term fixed income investors diversification within fixed income, downside covenant protection and improved total returns" article by Securian AM's Chris Gudmastad is published in TEXPERS' Investment Insights Newsletter.

Investment grade private credit combines the duration of fixed-rate public corporate bonds with the legal protections and covenants that are contained in most bank loans.