AWARDS 2011 WINNERS

 

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THE SEVENTH ANNUAL FUNDS EUROPE AWARDS WINNERS

Personality Awards

  • European Personality of the year: HENDRIK DU TOIT, Investec Asset Management
  • European CIO of the year: ROBIN GEFFEN, Neptune Investment Management
  • European Asset Servicing Personality of the year: BOB KNEIP, Kneip

Special Awards

  • TODD RUPPERT, T Rowe Price International - In recognition to his 10 very successful years as part of the European Funds indistry.
  • ROBERT PARKER, Credit Suisse - In recognition to his major contribution to the fund industry.

Industry Awards

  • European Asset Management Company of the year (assets over €20bn): INVESTEC ASSET MANAGEMENT
  • European Asset Management Company of the year (assets under €20bn): EDMOND DE ROTHSCHILD ASSET MANAGEMENT
  • European Specialist Investment Company of the year: INSIGHT INVESTMENT
  • European ETF Provider of the year: iSHARES (BLACKROCK)
          Special commendation - Amundi ETF
  • European Fund Launch of the year: ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS (for Allianz RCM Renminbi Fixed Income)

Support Awards

  • European Custodian of the year: CITI
  • European Administrator of the year: NORTHERN TRUST
  • European Hedge Fund Administrator of the year: JP MORGAN WORLDWIDE SECURITIES SERVICES
  • European Specialist Administrator of the year: IPES
  • European Transfer Agent of the year: STATE STREET / IFDS

Technology Awards

  • European Front Office of the year: CHARLES RIVER DEVELOPMENT
  • European Middle Office of the year: BI-SAM
  • European European Back Office of the year: ADVENT
  • European European Technology & Trading Venue of the year: MARKETAXESS

Business Awards

  • European Advisor of the year: MATHESON ORMSBY PRENTICE
  • European Marketing Campaign of the year: BNP PARIBAS INVESTMENT PARTNERS (for "If only it were true")
         
    Special commendation - Aberdeen Asset Management (for "The Discovery show")

Investment Award

  • European Institutional Investor of the year: Universities Superannuation Scheme
         Special commendation - Environment Agency

Sponsored Profiles

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Mar 16, 2017

Portfolio Manager Davide Cataldo discusses the results of the Pioneer Investments’ survey on liquid alternatives and how investors can be encouraged to increase their allocation.

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Mar 16, 2017

Heightened margin requirements for cleared and uncleared OTC derivatives pose a challenge for legitimate hedging activities and are driving financial institutions to explore alternative hedging...

SPONSORED FEATURE: Why blockchain could be the fund industry’s next Ford Model T

Mar 16, 2017

Blockchain aims to radically change the way investors can access funds, says Olivier Portenseigne, Managing Director and Chief Commercial Officer of Fundsquare.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Open architecture: In need of protection

Mar 16, 2017

Greater efficiency must be embraced to ensure regulatory changes do not destroy choice for fund buyers, says Bernard Tancré of Clearstream.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Finding managers that can (and do)

Apr 18, 2017

Fabrice Kremer, a fund selector at Banque de Luxembourg Investments, has berated fundamental managers for failing to beat indices, but he remains committed to active funds. He speaks to Nick...

JERSEY INTERVIEW: ‘A steady sort of place’

Mar 21, 2017

The chief executive of Jersey Finance is keen to portray the island as a stable, trustworthy jurisdiction. He talks to George Mitton.

Roundtables

ROUNDTABLE: The issue is perception

Mar 21, 2017

Our panel discuss tax transparency, the elegance of private placement and why Jersey could do more to promote itself. Chaired by Tom Cowsill in Saint Helier.

ASSET SERVICING ROUNDTABLE: Under pressure

Mar 07, 2017

Funds Europe speaks to leading Luxembourg industry figures about the growing regulatory demands on asset servicers and how to remain profitable in spite of major investments in technology.