Macquarie Group Ltd. engages in the provision of banking, financial, advisory, investment and funds management services. It operates through the following business segments: Macquarie Asset Management (MAM), Corporate and Asset Finance (CAF), Banking and Financial Services (BFS), Macquarie Securities Group (MSG), Macquarie Capital, Commodities and Financial Markets (CFM), and Corporate. The MAM segment delivers clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products, including infrastructure and real asset management, securities investment management and tailored investment solutions over funds and listed equities. The CAF segment provides lending, leasing and remarketing services. The BFS segment offers a range of personal banking, wealth management, and business banking products and services to retail clients, advisers, brokers, and business clients. The MSG segment consists of institutional cash equities, retail derivatives, arbitrage trading, synthetic products, and securities borrowing and lending. The Macquarie Capital segment gives corporate finance and advisory services, equity and debt capital markets, and principal investments. The CFM segment provides clients with risk and capital solutions across physical and financial markets. The Corporate segment, which is not considered an operating group, includes head office and Central Service Groups including Group Treasury. The company was founded on December 10, 1969 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.