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A Brief Overview of Invesco Ltd.'s History

It began with a vision of a company dedicated to serving a global market for investment management. By delivering the combined power of our distinctive worldwide investment management capabilities, Invesco Ltd. provides a comprehensive array of enduring solutions for retail, institutional and high-net-worth clients around the world.

2017

Invesco to expand its ability to meet client needs in Europe and globally by acquiring Source, a leading independent provider of ETFs.

2013

Invesco expands by entering India through its 49% joint venture with Religare Asset Management.

2010

Invesco acquired Morgan Stanley's retail asset management business, including Van Kampen Investments

2007-2008

AMVESCAP rebranded Invesco and new global brand identity launched; listing moved to NYSE

Invesco common shares added to S&P 500® Index

2006

Rex Adams named AMVESCAP chairman of the board

Acquired PowerShares Capital Management, expanding business into ETFs

Acquired direct private equity firm WL Ross & Co.

2005

Martin L. Flanagan named AMVESCAP president and CEO, succeeding company founder Charles Brady

AMVESCAP first foreign firm allowed to expand stake in China joint venture to 49%

2003-2004

AMVESCAP became first Sino-American company in China to form a joint-venture partnership

AMVESCAP acquired Stein Roe Investment Counsel; merged it with Pell Rudman and Whitehall Asset Management and created Atlantic Trust Private Wealth Management

2002

AMVESCAP expanded real estate business globally with purchase of London-based Parkes & Co. and Hypo-Vereinsbank's real estate unit, headquartered in Munich

Acquired high-net-worth manager Whitehall Asset Management

2001

AMVESCAP added County Investment Management in Australia and top-10 manager Grand Pacific in Taiwan

Acquired Pell Rudman Trust Company

2000

AMVESCAP purchased Trimark and Perpetual PLC, creating a leading position in Canada and the U.K.

1998

AMVESCAP purchased LGT Asset Management - structured products, private equity, bank loans, Asian investment strategies

1997

Invesco PLC and AIM merged to form AMVESCAP PLC, one of the first global independent asset managers

1995-1996

Invesco U.S. investor base expanded via American Depositary Receipt listing on NYSE

Invesco expanded globally with addition of Hong Kong and Canadian businesses

1994

Van Kampen Merritt and American Capital (formerly Channing Corp.) merged, became Van Kampen Investments

1992

AIM acquired CIGNA Funds Group

1990-1991

Invesco acquired fixed income manager Primco Capital Management

Invesco acquired Dallas-based real estate company

1988

Invesco merged with Britannia Arrow (U.K.); listed on London Stock Exchange

1981

Trimark founded in Canada

1978

Invesco founded in the U.S. by a group led by Charles Brady

1974-1976

Insured unit investment trusts pioneered by Robert Van Kampen

AIM Management Group founded by Ted Bauer, Gary Crum and Bob Graham

1973

Perpetual PLC founded in the U.K.

1962

Invesco Asia-Pacific investments begun

In the late 1950s

Channing Corp. (later American Capital/Van Kampen) launched its first mutual funds in North America

December 1935

Invesco originally incorporated under the laws of England and Wales as H. Lotery & Co. Ltd