Firm Overview

Founded in 1970, Vaughan Nelson is a Houston-based investment manager with $13.2 billion (as of 6/30/18) under management. We are an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, S.A., one of the 15 largest asset management firms in the world with over a trillion dollars under management (as of 12/31/17). Vaughan Nelson operates as a boutique manager under the Natixis umbrella. The firm manages three equity products; all of which employ the same targeted return investment philosophy: Select (U.S. concentrated all cap), Value Opportunity (smid/mid) and Small Cap Value. The firm also applies one fixed income philosophy to manage Core Fixed Income, Limited Maturity and Tax-Free Municipal products.


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Form ADV Information

Form ADV Part 1 (04-2018)
Form ADV Part 2A Brochure (03-2018)