Artio Global Investors Inc. (Investors) is an asset management company. Investors provide investment management services to institutional and mutual fund clients. The Company also offers select group of other equity and fixed income strategies, including High Grade Fixed Income, High Yield, International Equity and Global Equity. As of December 31, 2012, the Company managed six different investment strategies across five asset classes: High Grade Fixed Income; High Yield, International Equity, Global Equity,and Emerging Markets Local Debt. The Company's primary business objective is to consistently generate investment returns for its clients. As of December 31, 2012, its International Equity strategies including High Grade Fixed Income, High Yield, 9International Equity and Global Equity. In May 2013, Aberdeen Asset Management Plc completed the acquisition of Artio Global Investors Inc.