Schroders plc is a United Kingdom-based asset management company. The Company's segments include Asset Management and Wealth Management. The Company's Asset Management segment provides investment management, including advisory services, equity products, fixed income securities, multi-asset investments, real estate and alternative asset classes, such as commodities and private equity. Asset Management segment includes two divisions: Investment, which consists of portfolio management, research and dealing functions across Equities, Fixed Income, Multi-asset and Emerging Market Debt, Commodities and Real Estate, and Distribution, which offers sales, client service, marketing, product development and product management, serving both the Institutional and Intermediary sales channels. The Company's Wealth Management segment offers investment management, wealth planning and banking services, including liquidity management and lending services, to high net worth individuals and charities.