The ECU Group is a London-based investment manager founded in 1988. With an enviable track record, ECU is one of the UK's leading currency managers, offering a range of pioneering products and services to institutions, family offices, wealth managers and high net worth individuals.
ECU prides itself on attracting some of the best people in the industry. Our services are delivered by a team of carefully selected individuals with significant experience in the currency markets. Many of them are widely known and respected individuals with demonstrable track records in their areas of expertise.
ECU's currency management services, which we provide in association with our strategic partners, SLJ Macro Partners LLP, can be tailored to the specific needs of each individual client depending on risk preferences and other investment requirements. Products include managed currency alpha programmes, currency overlay (active and passive), multi-currency liability management and global macro advisory services.
The company is responsible for all investment related aspects of a client's mandate and has its own independent Executive, Investment and Research Committees; independent quantitative research, portfolio management, trading and middle office teams. Our proprietary portfolio management and client reporting systems, specifically designed for currency management, were developed in-house and is driven by the award-winning Asset-IQ platform from Calm Logic. ECU is also a significant shareholder in Calm Logic.
ECU is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).