Equities

Boutique-Like Focus. Global Reach and Network. 

Capabilities

An expansive, integrated ecosystem that supports diverse thinking and better outcomes

Leading-Edge Equity Trading

More systematic, bias-free trading frees human talent to focus on high-value-add trades

STAR: Systematic, Automated Liquidity Access

  • Systematically routes a subset of orders to customized algorithmic trading strategies

  • Innovative process helps eliminate human bias

  • STAR order sizes have been increased steadily since its debut in 2009

  • 58% of AB's trades are routed systematically—more than peer firms

  • 56% of trade flows go from PM input to market in as little as 14 seconds

  • 17% reduction in overall trade costs since 2015

Best Buy Side Desk

2019 Markets Media Markets Choice Awards (Equity and Fixed Income)

 

Related Products

AB Concentrated Australian Equities Fund


The Fund aims to achieve returns that exceed the S&P/ASX 300 Accumulation Index after fees over the medium to long term.

AB Sustainable Global Thematic Equities


The AB Sustainable Global Thematic Equities aims to deliver long-term capital growth by investing in a diversified portfolio of companies positively exposed to environmentally or socially oriented investment themes derived from the UNSDGs.

AB Managed Volatility Equities—Green (Green MVE)


Green MVE aims to have a positive impact on the environment by targeting a carbon–neutral portfolio while also seeking to deliver attractive investment returns for equity investors.

Seasoned Teams, Distinctive Research.

Experienced Investment Teams


38 portfolio managers with
27 years of experience

Differentiated Research Insights


88 quantitative and fundamental analysts with
19 years of experience

As of March 31, 2022

Strategies

Committed to active, high-conviction equity investing for over a half-century 

Deliver Superior Long-Term Returns
 
  • Value and Growth

  • Emerging Markets

 

Achieve More Consistent Alpha
 
  • Global Core

  • Select US Equity

 

Reduce Risk
 
  • Strategic Core

  • Long/Short Equities

 

Generate Income
 
  • Equity Income

  • Global Real Estate

 

Portfolios with Purpose
 
  • Sustainable Thematic

  • Global Low Carbon

 

Target-Focused Exposures
 
  • Sector Strategies

  • Frontier Markets