NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuberger Berman, a global, independent, employee-owned investment manager is honored to be ranked second among companies with 1,000 employees or more in the 2017 "Best Places to Work in Money Management" survey by Pensions & Investments, the global news source of money management. Employee responses highlighted the firm's open communication, volunteer spirit and retirement solutions and planning resources, among other strengths. Following a first place finish in 2016, this year marks the fifth consecutive year that Neuberger Berman has been among the winning firms in this same category.
George Walker, Neuberger Berman Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented: "This award is about our firm and our culture, but mainly about our people. It is our people who make Neuberger Berman a great place to work. As a private, 100% independent, employee-owned firm, we are able to focus our efforts solely on our clients, our colleagues and our communities. We're gratified by the recognition."
"All of the firms being recognized this year are leaders when it comes to creating a great place to work," said P&I Editor Amy Resnick. "It was great to see reflected in the survey comments how significant it is for employees to feel valued by their employer. It shows what really makes a company a best place to work."
Pensions & Investments partnered with Best Companies Group, an independent research firm specializing in identifying great places to work, to conduct a two-part survey process of employers and their employees.
The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies.
For a complete list of the 2017 Pensions & Investments' Best Places to Work in Money Management winners and write-ups, go to www.pionline.com/BPTW2017.
About Neuberger Berman
Neuberger Berman, founded in 1939, is a private, independent, employee-owned investment manager. The firm manages a range of strategies—including equity, fixed income, quantitative and multi-asset class, private equity and hedge funds—on behalf of institutions, advisors and individual investors globally. With offices in 19 countries, Neuberger Berman's team is approximately 1,900 professionals, as of September 30, 2017. For five consecutive years, the company has been named to Pensions & Investments Best Places to Work in Money Management survey (among those with 1,000 employees or more). Tenured, stable and long-term in focus, the firm fosters an investment culture of fundamental research and independent thinking. It manages $284 billion in client assets as of September 30, 2017. For more information, please visit our website at www.nb.com.
About Pensions & Investments
Pensions & Investments, owned by Crain Communications Inc., is the 44-year-old global source for news and information of money management. P&I is written for executives at defined benefit and defined contribution retirement plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, as well as those at investment management and other investment-related firms. Pensions & Investments provides timely and incisive coverage of events affecting the money management and retirement businesses. Visit us at www.pionline.com
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