Invesco is an independent investment management firm. Co. provides a range of active, passive and alternative investment capabilities. Co. has presence in the retail and institutional markets within the investment management industry in North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa and Asia-Pacific. Co.'s asset classes include money market, balanced, equity, fixed income and alternatives. Co.'s distribution channels consist of: Retail, which provides retail products within all of the key asset classes; and Institutional, which provides a suite of domestic and global strategies, including conventional and quantitative equities, financial structures and absolute return strategies.