Evli has won the "Best Group Bond - Overall Small Company" Lipper Fund Award 2019 in Germany. Evli was awarded for its superior firm-wide results, excellent fixed income knowledge and outstanding performance of its product range. In addition, Evli Short Corporate Bond B, managed by Juhamatti Pukka, won both “Best Fund over 3 years” and “Best Fund over 5 years” in the “Bond EUR Corporates Short Term” category.
“We're very grateful for the awards. They’re a recognition of our strong process in the fixed income asset class and proof of the funds’ excellence in their peer groups. The Group Award is a great acknowledgment of our 20 years of experience in fixed income and the uncompromising work of our portfolio management to achieve the best possible return in different market conditions,” says Mikael Lundström, Chief Investment Officer at Evli Fund Management Company.
“The awards also emphasize the long-term success of our active portfolio management and the international competitiveness of our funds. The awards given to Evli Short Corporate Bond show that both the fund's strategy and corporate bond selections have worked effectively since 2012 when the strategy was changed” says Juhamatti Pukka, Head of Fixed Income at Evli Fund Management Company. Lipper, a Thomson Reuters company, is a leading international supplier of fund analyses and comparisons. The Lipper Fund Awards, granted annually, highlight funds and fund companies that have excelled in delivering consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to their peers.
For additional information please contact:
Mikael Lundström, Chief Investment Officer, Evli Fund Management Company Ltd, tel. +358 9 4766 9321