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Europe, EM and global equities nominations revealed for Citywire's Swiss Awards

Europe, EM and global equities nominations revealed for Citywire's Swiss Awards

The inaugural Citywire Switzerland Fund Manager and Group Awards 2016 is coming to Geneva this June to celebrate the very best in Swiss asset management.

On June 7th we will be handing out awards for Citywire Best Groups and Citywire Best Fund Managers awards across 12 investment sectors.

With just two weeks to go until the Swiss Awards, we take a look at the candidates topping the boards.

The final shortlist for the remaining equity sectors will be revealed next week in the lead up to the awards.

Find out all the nominations for the bond sectors here.

Citywire’s fund manager database tracks and rates over 15,000 individual portfolio managers across 41 countries, and our awards give us the opportunity to highlight some of Switzerland's leading asset management talent.

At a glance, here’s a selection of equity sectors with an award in play:

  • Equity – Europe
  • Equity – Europe Income
  • Equity – Global
  • Equity – Global Emerging Markets

Let's take a closer look at the contenders in the running for each award:

Equity – Europe

Manager Current Citywire Rating
Eric Bonvin - BZ Bank A
David Robinson - Dalton Strategic Partnership AAA
Carl Auffret, Rajesh Varma - DNCA Investments AA
Willem Vinke - El Sturdza Investment Funds AAA
Oliver Kelton - Odey Asset Management AAA

Groups Shortlisted:

Dalton Strategic Partnership
EI Sturdza Investment Funds
Invesco
Investec Asset Management
J O Hambro Capital Management

Equity – Europe Income

Manager Current Citywire Rating
Alice Gaskell, Andreas Zöllinger - BlackRock A, A
Geoffroy Goenen - Candriam +
Stephanie Butcher - Invesco AA
Nick Davis - Polar Capital +
José Ramón Contreras Moreno - Santander Asset Management +

Groups Shortlisted:

BlackRock
Columbia Threadneedle Investments
Invesco
Polar Capital
Santander Asset Management

Equity – Global

Manager Current Citywire Rating
Ben Leyland - J O Hambro Capital Management AAA
Kristian Heugh - Morgan Stanley AAA
Gonzague Legoff - Natixis Global Asset Management AAA
Robert Naess, Claus Vorm - Nordea AAA, AAA
John Boselli - Wellington Management AA

Groups Shortlisted:

Classic Fund Management
Hermes Investment Management
Quantex
Thornburg Investment Management
Winton Capital Management

Equity – Global Emerging Markets

Manager Current Citywire Rating
Wojciech Stanislawski - Comgest A
Nick Price - Fidelity International AA
Gary Greenberg - Hermes Investment Management AAA
Robert Naess, Claus Vorm - Nordea AAA, AAA
Philippe Langham - RBC Global Asset Management AA

Groups Shortlisted:

Aberdeen Asset Management
Fidelity International
First State

Hermes Investment Management

RAM Active Investments SA

Best Fund Manager Awards go to the individual fund manager generating the highest risk-adjusted returns in a particular sector over the past three years to 31 March 2016 in Switzerland. These are based on the individual track records for all funds they have run in the sector over this period.

Best Fund Manager Awards are derived by isolating the individuals with the highest risk-adjusted returns at a sector level over three years to 31 March 2016. In order to qualify, fund managers must run a fund registered for sale in Switzerland. 

Our ratings methodologies are actuarially approved by AKG Actuaries & Consultants.

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264/357 in Equity - Global (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 23.40%
Robert Naess
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219/357 in Equity - Global (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 26.12%
Claus Vorm
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220/357 in Equity - Global (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 26.12%
John Boselli
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Andreas Zöllinger
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163/203 in Equity - Global Emerging Markets (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 13.02%
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78/203 in Equity - Global Emerging Markets (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 24.90%
Gary Greenberg
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5/203 in Equity - Global Emerging Markets (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 41.88%
Philippe Langham
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79/203 in Equity - Global Emerging Markets (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 24.62%
David Robinson
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11/251 in Equity - Europe (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 41.45%
Carl Auffret
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7/251 in Equity - Europe (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 42.45%
Willem Vinke
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94/251 in Equity - Europe (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 23.05%
Oliver Kelton
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142/251 in Equity - Europe (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 18.86%
Geoffroy Goenen
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72/251 in Equity - Europe (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 25.11%
Stephanie Butcher
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26/28 in Equity - Europe Excluding UK (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 12.31%
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