Schroders picks up Group of Year at InvestmentEurope Fund Manager Awards

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Winners of the third annual InvestmentEurope Fund Manager of the Year Awards 2014/15, which recognises funds available for sale in multiple European markets, have been announced at a ceremony that took place in the Four Seasons hotel in Milan.

Schroders walked away with the Group of the Year award after picking up three category awards.

ACATIS was picked as Specialist Group of the Year, while a further 18 category awards for equity, fixed income and multiasset funds were handed out.


Umbrella Category – Equities

  1. Category – Europe

Highly commended – UBS (Lux) Equity Sicav – European Opportunity Unconstrained

Winner – BSF European Opportunities Extension


  1. Category – North America

Highly commended – Fidelity Funds America Fund

Winner – Legg Mason ClearBridge US Aggressive Growth Fund


  1. Category – Global

Highly commended – Robeco BP Global Premium Equities

Winner – Dodge & Cox Worldwide Global Stock Fund


  1. Category – Global Emerging Markets

Highly commended – First State Global Emerging Markets Leaders

Winner – Fidelity Funds Institutional Emerging Markets Fund


  1. Category – Frontier

Highly commended – Amundi Funds Equity MENA & Templeton Frontier Markets

Winner – Schroder ISF Emerging Europe


  1. Category – Single Country

Highly commended – DWS Deutschland

Winner – Invesco UK Equity Fund


  1. Category – Asia Pacific

Highly commended – Fidelity Funds Pacific Fund

Winner – Schroder ISF Asian Equity Yield


  1. Category – Japan

Highly commended – Capital Group Japan Equity Fund (LUX)

Winner – GLG Japan CoreAlpha Equity


Umbrella Category – Fixed Income

  1. Category – Corporate Bonds

Highly commended – BlueBay Inv Grade Euro Aggregate

Winner – Henderson HF Euro Corporate Bond


  1. Category – High Yield

Highly commended – Candriam Bonds Euro High Yield

Winner – ING (L) Renta Fund Europe High Yield


  1. Category – Global Bonds

Highly commended – Pioneer S.F. Tactical Allocation Bond Fund

Winner – M&G Optimal Income Fund


  1. Category – Emerging Market Debt

Highly commended – Edmond de Rothschild Emerging Bonds & Wellington Opportunistic EM Debt

Winner – ING (L) Renta Fund Frontier Markets Debt (Hard Currency)


  1. Category – Convertible Bonds

Winner – UBS (Lux) Institutional Fund – Global Convertible Bonds

Collector – Guilio Bellotti, Client Relationship Manager, Italy Wholesale


  1. Category – Money Market/Short Term Bonds

Winner – Pioneer Funds Euro Cash Plus

Collector – Dario Negri, Senior Sales Manager, Wholesale Distribution


Umbrella Category – Multiasset

  1. Category – Hedge

Highly commended – Alken Absolute Return Europe Fund

Winner – Schroder GAIA Egerton Equity


  1. Category – Real Estate

Highly commended – Petercam Securities Real Estate Europe B

Winner – Henderson HF Pan European Property Equities A2 EUR


  1. Category – Commodity

Winner – Invesco Energy Fund


  1. Category – ETF

Winner – iShares MDAX (DE)


Specialist Group of the Year

Winner – ACATIS


Category – Investment Group of the Year

Winner – Schroders


Jonathan Boyd
Editorial Director of Open Door Media Publishing Ltd, and Editor of InvestmentEurope. Jonathan has over two decades of media experience in Japan, Australia, Canada and the UK. Over the past 17 years he has been based in London writing about funds and investments. From editing the newsletter of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Japan in the 1990s he now focuses on Nordic markets for InvestmentEurope. Jonathan was awarded Editor of the Year at the Professional Publishers Association (PPA) Independent Publisher Awards 2017. Shortlisted for the same in 2016, he was also shortlisted in 2017 and 2015 for the broader PPA Awards category Editor of the Year (Business Media).

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