25 APRIL 2019 – Refinitiv today announces the winners of the Arabian & Global Islamic Markets Lipper Fund Awards 2019. These highly-respected awards recognise funds and fund management firms that have excelled in providing consistently strong risk-adjusted performances relative to their industry peers – the merit of the winners is based on objective, quantitative criteria.
The full list of Group Award winners follows below:
|Winner||Asset Type||Group Award|
|Societe Generale||Bond||Arabian Markets|
|Arab National Bank||Equity||Arabian Markets|
|HSBC||Mixed Assets||Arabian Markets|
|Societe Generale||Bond||Arabian Markets Domestic|
|Arab National Bank||Equity||Arabian Markets Domestic|
|BMCE||Mixed Assets||Arabian Markets Domestic|
|CDG Capital||Overall||Arabian Markets Domestic|
|Jadwa Investment||Equity||Global Islamic|
The influential and prestigious Lipper Fund Awards from Refinitiv are based on our Lipper Leaders Rating for Consistent Return (full list of winners for MENA Markets here and for Global Islamic here). Individual classifications of three, five, and ten year periods, as well as fund families with high average scores for the three year period are also recognised. The awards are based on Lipper’s proven proprietary methodology, which can be viewed here.
Lipper data covers more than 312,000 share classes and 139,000 funds in 86 countries. The Lipper Leader ratings are available for mutual funds registered for sale in over 42 markets.
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About the Lipper Fund Awards from Refinitiv
For more than three decades and in over 20 countries worldwide, the Lipper Fund Awards from Refinitiv have honoured funds and fund management firms that have excelled in providing consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to their peers. For more information, please visit http://www.lipperfundawards.com/
Notes to Editors
The Lipper Fund Awards from Refinitiv do not constitute and are not intended to constitute investment advice or an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any security of any entity in any jurisdiction. As a result, investors should not make an investment decision on the basis of this information. Lipper Fund Awards designations are for informational purposes only. Lipper is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information obtained from Lipper. In addition, Lipper will not be liable for any loss or damage resulting from information obtained from Lipper or any of its affiliates. Past performance is not necessarily a guide to future performance and investors should remember that past performance is not a guarantee of future results.