Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. is a global partner to independent active investment management firms. The Company is focused on investing in a diverse array of partner-owned investment firms, which the Company call it as Affiliates. It is also focused on investing in independent investment firms around the world managing active, return-oriented strategies, including traditional, alternative, and wealth management firms. The Company provide investment management expertise to retail investors through advisory and sub-advisory services to active, return-oriented mutual funds, Undertakings for the Collective Investment of Transferable Securities (UCITS), collective investment trusts, and other retail products. It also provides investment management and customized investment counseling and fiduciary services to high-net-worth individuals, families, charitable foundations, and individually managed accounts directly and through intermediaries, including brokerage firms or other sponsors.