Investment Solutions

Common questions

Many funds are not set up to trade derivatives from a legal, operational or execution perspective. Challenger Investment Solutions overcomes all these hurdles and can offer advice on which are the best instruments, maturities and strikes to achieve the client’s objectives.

When Challenger Investment Solutions refer to broadening the investment tool-kit, they are referring to funds introducing the ability to trade a wide range of both listed and OTC derivatives.

The team believes having access to these instruments adds ability to quickly implement the following:

  • Portfolio protection strategies
  • Reduced costs of rebalancing and/or implementation of DAA/TAA
  • Investment in passive betas

All collateral movements are managed by Challenger Investment Solutions and the institutional grade Challenger operations team that supports them.

All balances are collateralised daily.

No, trades can be executed across all asset classes.

No. Challenger Investment Solutions has agreements in place with numerous global investment banks. Clients are added to an umbrella arrangement but legally separated.

No. Challenger Investment Solutions only act on the instructions of their clients as per their investment advisory agreement.

Challenger Investment Solutions can provide all performance metrics as frequently as required.

No. Challenger Investment Solutions facilitates direct trading with exchanges and banks.

Challenger Investment Solutions can transact with a large panel of highly rated global investment banks.