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THE 12TH FUNDS EUROPE AWARDS

And the nominees are…

We present the full shortlist for Funds Europe Awards 2016 which will be held on November 3 at
the Tower of London.

INDUSTRY AWARDS

European Asset Management Company of the Year > €100bn

  • AQR Capital Management
  • Insight Investment
  • Union Investments

European Asset Management Company of the Year €20bn - €100bn

  • Artisan Partners
  • Hermes Investment Management
  • Investec Asset Management

European Asset Management Company of the Year < €20bn

  • La Francaise Investment Solutions
  • TOBAM
  • Unigestion
  • William Blair

European Specialist Investment Firm of the Year

  • Berenberg
  • Brookfield
  • Pantheon
  • Sycomore Asset Management

European ETF provider of the Year

  • Amundi ETF
  • ETF Securities
  • Lyxor Asset Management
  • Ossiam

SUPPORT AWARDS

European Custodian of the Year

  • BNP Paribas Securities Services
  • Citi
  • Societe Generale Securities Services

European Administrator of the Year

  • BNP Paribas Securities Services
  • RBC Investor & Treasury Services  
  • Societe Generale Securities Services
  • State Street

European Hedge Fund Administrator of the Year

  • BNP Paribas Securities Services
  • State Street

European Specialist Administrator of the Year

  • Alter Domus
  • JTC
  • Maitland

European Transfer Agent of the Year

  • RBC Investor & Treasury Services 
  • Societe Generale Securities Services
  • State Street

OPERATIONS & TECHNOLOGY AWARDS

European Front Office Provider of the Year

  • Liquidnet
  • SimCorp

European Back and Middle Office Provider
of the Year

  • BNP Paribas Securities Services
  • Euroclear
  • Milestone
  • Vermilion Software

European Front to Back Office Provider
of the Year

  • GoldenSource
  • SimCorp

European Newcomer/Innovator of the Year

  • Knadel - Suppliervision
  • Liquidnet - Fixed Income Dark Pools
  • Morningstar - Sustainability Ratings

BUSINESS AWARDS

European Thought Leadership

  • Investit
  • Schroders
  • SEI
  • Standard Life Investments 

European Consultant of the Year

  • Alpha Financial Markets Consulting
  • EY
  • Knadel

European Fund Launch of the Year

  • BNP Paribas IP (Parvest)
  • Robeco
  • Sycomore Asset Management

European Marketing Campaign of the Year

  • Schroders
  • State Street

WINNERS TO BE ANNOUNCED ON THE NIGHT

  • European Hedge Fund Firm of the Year
  • European Digital Brand of the Year
  • European CIO of the Year
  • European Personality of the Year

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Executive Interviews

CEO INTERVIEW: Munro gains three-year track record

Mar 16, 2017

Aviva Investors’ annual results this month were the third set since Euan Munro took over as CEO. Nick Fitzpatrick speaks to him about the ‘Aims’ fund at the heart of the firm’s outcome strategy.

DISTRIBUTION INTERVIEW: Tales of the unexpected

Mar 16, 2017

Laurence Terryn, a fund selector at Candriam, tells David Stevenson how the twists and turns of the past year’s macro environment flavoured her approach to fund selection.

Roundtables

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.

SEC LENDING ROUNDTABLE: Both a borrower and a lender be

Jan 11, 2017

Industry heavyweights, including agent lenders, discuss issues affecting the securities lending sector such as regulation and the types of collateral being used.