Brandes Investment Partners, L.P. (“Brandes”) is a leading investment advisory firm, managing equity and fixed income assets for institutional and private clients worldwide. Since the firm’s inception in 1974, Brandes has applied the value investing approach, pioneered by Benjamin Graham, to security selection. Among the first investment firms to bring a global perspective to value investing, Brandes manages a variety of investment strategies. As of December 31, 2012, the firm manages approximately $27.2 billion (USD) for a broad range of clients worldwide, including:
• Employee Benefit Plans
• Taft-Hartley Plans
As an independently owned firm committed to investment management, the firm is focused on meeting client objectives. In seeking to honor client mandates and complement other asset classes and investment styles, the firm adheres to its disciplined process. The firm believes the consistent application of its philosophy has rewarded patient, long-term investors with favorable results.
Headquartered in San Diego, the firm and its related entities have offices in Wisconsin, Toronto, and Geneva and employ more than 392 employees worldwide. – less