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Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management




3rd Floor, 90 Basinghall Street, London EC2V 5AY


020 7397 3970


020 7600 0616


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Member of

PLSA. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management (London) Limited ("SMAM-London") is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom for the investment management of professional clients and eligible counterparties (Firm Reference Number: 143020).

Associated Companies

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management (New York) Inc., UOB-SM Asset Management Pte. Limited (JV company with UOB Asset Management Limited in Singapore)

Parent Company

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company, Limited. ("SMAM-Tokyo"). Registered under Kanto Local Finance Bureau (KINSHO) No.399. SMAM-Tokyo is a member of the Japan Investment Advisers Association, Type ll Financial Instruments Firms Association and a member of The Investment Trusts Association, Japan.

Other Offices

Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, and New York

Other Information

"SMAM-London" is a wholly owned subsidiary of "SMAM-Tokyo". The 3 shareholders of "SMAM-Tokyo" are Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Sumitomo Life Insurance Company, and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company. They are extremely stable providers of capital, and all of them belong to one of the largest financial groups in Japan.

Services Offered

Providing professional investment management services of Japanese/Chinese/Asian investment products to global institutional investors with its group companies located in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Singapore.


On 1 April 2019 Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management and Daiwa SB Investments merged to form Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management.

Total Employees

703 employees worldwide (SMAM-Group total), London 6, Tokyo 624, Osaka 14, Nagoya 8, Hong Kong 27, Shanghai 6, Singapore 9, New York 9 (as of August 2018)

SMAM-Group Total AUM (US$)

US$104,307 million (for Discretionary Accounts: US$19,789 million, for Investment Advisory Accounts: US$25,961 million, for Investment Trusts Accounts: US$ 58,557 million) (as of June 2018)

Company profile

Our parent, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company, Limited ("SMAM-Tokyo") is one of the leading asset managers in Japan with an AUM of more than US$ 104 billion. The SMAM-Group has been maintaining a commitment to the investment management of Japanese/Chinese/Asian investment products with strategically located offices in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Shanghai for local in-depth research. The experienced fund managers take advantage of the diverse research resources to generate investment ideas in order to deliver competitive performance to clients. The SMAM-Group's investment expertise and quality of services for Japanese, Chinese, and Asian investment products are highly regarded by institutional investors on a global basis.

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