Nuveen is the investment manager of TIAA, bringing a legacy of service to our responsibility of managing $930 billion in assets as of December 31, 2018. Operating in more than 30 countries across the globe, Nuveen's professionals serve over 16,000 institutions through award-winning capabilities spanning public and private asset classes.

As institutional investors ourselves, we understand and address the same challenges as our clients. We recognize the need for better current income and capital appreciation from diversified sources, and the desire to invest in a responsible and sustainable manner. To address these challenges, we have built successful, long-term, durable solutions for over 100 years. By investing alongside our clients and taking on meaningful exposures that further align our interests with theirs; we improve our ability to provide excellent governance for our shared investments.

Nuveen and TIAA’s shared legacy of service allows us to see the world like many of our clients — we are asset owners as well as asset managers. From raising finance to help build America’s infrastructure, to developing retirement plans to ensure teachers retire with dignity, and uniting in 2014, we remain focused on helping clients solve their challenges and reach their financial and societal goals.

Our unique investment approach offers broad investment capabilities and specialist investment teams. Clients benefit from access to best-in-class, dedicated investors, along with the financial stability and operational excellence of a large asset manager. We offer distinct leadership in:

• Income
• Alternatives
• Responsible Investing

These capabilities are delivered through a solutions lens, creating outcome-focused portfolios that solve for return, risk and income. As like-minded partners we bring our institutional capabilities to clients around the world to help them address their challenges and achieve their goals.

News from IPE

White Papers / Research from Nuveen

  • Managing fixed income late in the credit cycle: navigating the path forward download

    • While we are clearly in the late stage of the credit cycle, we don’t think a recession is imminent and believe investors should feel comfortable investing in credit markets throughout the rest of 2019.

  • Nuveen knows: Upcoming urbanites weblink

    A new generation is flocking to cities, driving major economic and social shifts

  • Impact investing: solutions for people and planet through alternatives download

    Impact investing is growing rapidly, with rising demand for strategies that go beyond traditional risk reduction approaches to produce direct benefits for people and the planet.

  • 2019 Outlook: Expect a tougher climb download

    Slower growth. Rising rates. More volatility. 2019 looks to be a year that could be challenging for investors. Yet we believe the markets offer a range of opportunities, and we are finding a number of investment ideas for our clients.

  • Ten predictions for 2019: Choppy and frustrating, but no recession download

    Making predictions is a dicey proposition. In the many years I’ve been making my annual market predictions (more than I’d care to admit), I usually have a clear sense about where things are headed. But 2019 seems to be a tougher year to forecast. In fact, I think it would be pretty easy to make either a bullish or bearish case for the stock market over the coming 12 months.

View more White Papers / Research from Nuveen

Analysis from IPE

  • What next for US Treasuries?

    A consensus on the direction of 10-year US Treasury rates is not obvious, because the answer reverts to a further question: whose consensus? Strategists, economists and other informed professionals have a particular view. The market itself, however, expresses a more diffuse and different opinion. 

  • Pension Income: As simple as possible but as complex as necessary

    The UK government has deregulated to make room for a radical reshaping of the private pensions industry, through the so-called ‘freedom and choice’ policy

  • Building the car while driving it

    There are many ways to measure and assess impact. Emma Cusworth reviews the importance of credible data in impact investment strategies

  • Strategically Speaking: TIAA Global Asset Management

    TIAA has been on an expansion path in recent years. The organisation is now busy repositioning itself 

  • Designed for DC

    Best practice for defined contribution pensions inevitably involves well-designed default options. Multi-asset approaches are the best fit for most investors but views differ about how to best structure them

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Parent Company:
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Year Founded:
Nuveen: 1898; TIAA: 1918

What’s new

  • Managing fixed income late in the credit cycle: navigating the path forward

    Managing fixed income late in the credit cycle: navigating the path forward

    White papersThu, 2 May 2019

    • While we are clearly in the late stage of the credit cycle, we don’t think a recession is imminent and believe investors should feel comfortable investing in credit markets throughout the rest of 2019.

  • Nuveen knows: Upcoming urbanites

    Nuveen knows: Upcoming urbanites

    White papersThu, 14 Mar 2019

    A new generation is flocking to cities, driving major economic and social shifts

  • impact investing solutions for people and planet through alternatives

    Impact investing: solutions for people and planet through alternatives

    White papersMon, 28 Jan 2019

    Impact investing is growing rapidly, with rising demand for strategies that go beyond traditional risk reduction approaches to produce direct benefits for people and the planet.

  • 2019 expect a tougher climb

    2019 Outlook: Expect a tougher climb

    White papersMon, 28 Jan 2019

    Slower growth. Rising rates. More volatility. 2019 looks to be a year that could be challenging for investors. Yet we believe the markets offer a range of opportunities, and we are finding a number of investment ideas for our clients.

  • ten predictions for 2019

    Ten predictions for 2019: Choppy and frustrating, but no recession

    White papersMon, 28 Jan 2019

    Making predictions is a dicey proposition. In the many years I’ve been making my annual market predictions (more than I’d care to admit), I usually have a clear sense about where things are headed. But 2019 seems to be a tougher year to forecast. In fact, I think it would be pretty easy to make either a bullish or bearish case for the stock market over the coming 12 months.

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