autonomous investment

Autonomous Investment

All investment in a country or region independent of GDP growth. Examples include government investment, inventory replacements, and other investments that must be made for the economy to continue to function, even in times of reduced or negative growth. Autonomous investment contrasts with induced investment, which is discretionary.

autonomous investment

that part of real INVESTMENT that is independent of the level of, and changes in, NATIONAL INCOME. Autonomous investment is mainly dependent on competitive factors such as plant modernization by businesses in order to cut costs or to take advantages of a new invention. See INDUCED INVESTMENT, INVESTMENT SCHEDULE.
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Cliff Corso, Chief Executive Officer at Insight in North America, said: "We now have the structure to grow and fulfil our ambitions, operating from within an autonomous investment boutique that provides a supportive philosophy and culture.
Our goal through iterative releases and updates is to create a piece of software that is capable of making autonomous investment decisions.
We provide alpha-generating investment managers with the framework to independently and exclusively focus on managing portfolios, whilst giving investors peace of mind by overlaying the autonomous investment teams with rigorous risk management and compliance oversight.
With more than $450 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2012, Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) has over 35 autonomous investment teams with specialized expertise and proven processes; 1,700 dedicated team members, including more than 500 investment professionals; and a global reach with offices and clients around the world.
Virtus offers access to a variety of investment styles across multiple disciplines to meet a wide array of investor needs, and provides products and services through affiliated managers and select subadvisers, each with a distinct investment style, autonomous investment process, and individual brand.
Artisan Partners has five autonomous investment teams that oversee twelve distinct U.
The hallmark of the firm's business structure is entrepreneurial, autonomous investment teams supported by best-in-class infrastructure.
Virtus provides investment management products and services to individuals and institutions through a multi-manager asset management business, comprising a number of individual affiliated managers, each with a distinct investment style, autonomous investment process and individual brand.
Artisan has five autonomous investment teams that oversee eleven high valued added, active equity strategies.
The company provides investment management products and services through its affiliated managers and select subadvisers, each with a distinct investment style, autonomous investment process and individual brand.
It operates a multi-manager asset management business, comprising a number of individual affiliated managers, each with a distinct investment style, autonomous investment process and individual brand.

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