who we are
Driving certainty through a deeper understanding of investments and human dynamics.
QS Investors is a quantitative asset management firm that was formed in 1999. Our select team of mathematicians, engineers, scientists, finance and investment experts create multi-asset and multi-factor equity solutions that are designed to elevate the certainty of the outcomes we provide. As of September 30, 2020 we manage $17 billion in assets for both institutional and individual investors.
In 2020, we became a wholly-owned, Specialist Investment Manager of Franklin Resources, Inc., which has assets under management totaling US $1.4 Trillion1 (as of September 30, 2020). We offer investment expertise supported by the resources of one of the world's leading asset managers. As multi-asset specialists, we leverage Franklin Resources’ global platform by tapping the strengths of each Specialist Investment Manager.
1As of 9/30/20. Assets under management represent combined assets of Franklin Templeton, Legg Mason, and subsidiary investment management groups. Franklin Templeton acquired Legg Mason on 7/31/20.