Evli's success in Europe continues. Evli won the “Best Group Bond - Overall Small Company” Lipper Fund Award 2019 in France. Previously, Evli won the same award in Lipper Fund Awards 2019 in Germany. The Group award is given for superior firm-wide results, excellent fixed income knowledge and outstanding performance of the product range.
In addition, the Evli Corporate Bond fund, managed by Mikael Lundström and Jani Kurppa, won “Best Fund over 10 years” in the “Bond EUR Corporates Short Term” category. Meanwhile, the Evli Short Corporate Bond fund, managed by Juhamatti Pukka, won “Best Fund over 5 years” in the “Bond EUR Corporates Short Term” category. The Evli Short Corporate Bond fund previously won both “Best Fund over 3 years” and “Best Fund over 5 years” in the “Bond EUR Corporates Short Term” category in Lipper Fund Award 2019 in Germany.
“Receiving these awards in the highly competitive French fund market, in addition to in Germany, is a great tribute to both Evli and its funds. Evli's fixed income expertise dates back to the birth of the European bond market in 1999. For 20 years, Evli has systematically developed its fixed-income investment activities and a flexible investment strategy that is based on the best risk-return ratio. The awards received by the Evli Corporate Bond and Evli Short Corporate Bond funds are a testament to the successful investment strategy and strong international competitiveness of the funds,” says Mikael Lundström, Chief Investment Officer at Evli Fund Management Company.
Lipper is a leading international provider of fund analysis and comparison. Lipper distributes annual prizes to praise funds and fund companies that have been able to make more consistent risk-adjusted returns than their competitors.
Mikael Lundström, Chief Investment Officer, Evli Fund Management Company Ltd, tel. +358 9 4766 9321