Specialists in Asia and Global Emerging Markets
We are a specialist investment manager with a different perspective.
We are an investment team within the First Sentier Investors group that invests in companies based in Asia and Global Emerging Markets (i.e.less developed and lower-income parts of the world).
FSSA Investment Managers was formerly a part of First State Stewart, the Asia Pacific team of Stewart Ivory & Company Limited. After years of organic growth, in July 2015 the First State Stewart team split in two: FSSA Investment Managers and Stewart Investors.
The Stewart Ivory team started to invest in Asia Pacific
Stewart Ivory was acquired by the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. The overseas fund management businesses were merged to form First State Investments (FSI)
Team rebranded as First State Stewart
In July, First State Stewart split into two businesses: First State Stewart Asia (FSSA) and Stewart Investors
First State Stewart Asia rebranded to FSSA Investment Managers
First State Investments rebranded to First Sentier Investors, under new owners Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corp. FSSA Investment Managers remains an autonomous investment team within the group