Asset Management One International Ltd. launches innovative new AI Deep Learning UCITS offering for EMEA institutional and wholesale investors
Asset Management One International Ltd. announces the launch of the AI Deep Learning Global Equity portfolio as the latest addition to the AMO range of Luxembourg domiciled UCITS funds, bringing innovation to equity investments. The fund utilises Deep Learning, an Artificial Intelligence (AI) technique, investing predominantly in global equities to obtain capital growth. Asset Management One International are the EMEA arm of Asia’s leading asset management company, Asset Management One Co., Ltd.,with over $503bn AUM*.
AI Deep Learning Global Equity
The AI Deep Learning GlobalEquity portfolio brings innovation to equity investments, utilising a proprietary deep learning model which primarily uses the financial data of investable stocks as input data. The model is powered by Deep Learning, a breakthrough in the development of AI, which is able to capture and identify even obscure concepts through continuous learning and make its own, unbiased judgment based purely on data supplied. The pioneering algorithm uses a model which mimics the human brain to learn from past events and analyse data, covering over 10,000 companies globally with twenty years of data. The portfolio is constructed using an optimiser in an aim to generate stable returns over the medium-to long-term and outperform the MSCI ACWI Index.
The fund is managed by Fund Manager Mr. Junichiro Tobita at the Tokyo headquarters, supported by three Fund Managers and further supported by the Strategic Investment Solutions Group.
One of the largest asset managers of Japanese institutional assets, Asset Management One offers a range of traditional and alternative investment strategies and liquidity solutions to pension funds, financial institutions, endowments and some of the world’s largest institutional, wholesale and corporate investors.
Senior Product Manager EMEA, Mr. Serge Kasai commented:
‘The AI Deep Learning fund is part of what we define as the third generation in the evolution of AI Investing. Because the Deep Learning Model takes positions based purely on what it has learned without any biases or emotions, it provides investors with additional alpha opportunities, different from active or traditional quant investment. We believe this unique strategy can function as an effective diversification tool for investors. We believe this unique strategy can function as an effective diversification tool for investors. This addition to our UCITS Platform provides additional opportunities for our institutional and wholesale clients in EMEA to access some of our leading strategies. The introduction of this global equity strategy is part of our continued commitment to expanding our offering for the EMEA region, with further strategies to be launched over the coming years in line with our business strategy.’
Asset Management One International continue to work with leading international specialist Carne in the provision of ongoing governance and oversight for UCITS funds, for the management of these Luxembourg domiciled UCITS funds.
Background on the firm:
Asset Management One Co., Ltd. is one of the largest asset managers in Asia with over USD 503bn AUM* and a leading position amongst both institutional and retail clients in Japan. Headquartered in Tokyo and providing investment strategies to some of the world’s largest institutional investors, Asset Management One has a global network of subsidiary offices. London-based subsidiary, Asset Management One International Ltd., services institutional and wholesale clients throughout the EMEA region, offering an extensive range of investment strategies and solutions available in a range of structures including UCITS and bespoke mandates, many of which are award winning, to sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, financial institutions and other large institutional and corporate investors in EMEA.
Asset Management One International Ltd. is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
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Asset Management One International Ltd., Mizuho House, 30 Old Bailey, London, EC4M 7AU, UK
T+44 (0)2073293777¦ www.am-one-int.co.uk
*as of 30June 2018