With approximately $10 billion of assets under management1, Amundi Smith Breeden serves as the North American investment headquarters for Amundi2.
Amundi Smith Breeden’s history is grounded in research and analytics. Founded in 1982, the company focused on interest rate risk and investment advisory services. Widely recognized for its 32-year commitment to developing proprietary fixed income research and analytical tools, Amundi Smith Breeden manages portfolios for corporate and public pensions, foundations, endowments, insurance companies, private banks, and sovereign funds with some relationships extending for over 20 years.
Since 1989, Amundi Smith Breeden has awarded annual prizes for the top three papers featured in The Journal of Finance. In-depth quantitative research drives proprietary valuation and risk management systems. The investment strategies blend traditional macroeconomic analysis, fundamental credit analysis, and quantitative option-adjusted spread analysis.
Amundi Smith Breeden is fully owned by Amundi USA, Inc. Amundi2 is one of the largest asset management firms in the world with over $1 trillion in AUM and offices in 30 countries.