Sydney, 26 May 2017: Australian-based global investment manager, Antipodes Partners, has been recognised as among Australia’s leading fund managers, taking out three awards at the 2017 Money Management Fund Manager of the Year awards.
The leading manager took out first place for Global Equities (Broad Cap) and Equities (Long-Short) as well as taking out the award for Emerging Manager of the Year.
Now in its 30th year, the Money Management Fund Manager of the Year Award recognises the achievements of the fund management industry’s key players. The event featured 20 funds management categories with finalists and winners determined by an in-depth qualitative and quantitative research by esteemed research firm Lonsec.
Having launched in July 2015, Antipodes Partners’ funds under management has quickly grown to $3.5 billion, with its global product suite experiencing outstanding interest from retail and institutional investors.
Commenting on the achievement, Antipodes Partners Chief Investment Officer and Lead Portfolio Manager Jacob Mitchell said: “This recognition is a testament to our highly-experienced and committed investment team and a strong endorsement of our investment philosophy.”
“We implement a rigorous investment process that aspires to grow client wealth over the long-term by generating absolute returns in excess of the benchmark, at below market levels of risk. We seek to take advantage of the market’s tendency for irrational extrapolation, identify investments that offer a high margin of safety and build portfolios with a capital preservation focus.”
“Advisers and investors continue to recognise the diversification benefits of investing in international markets and we are proud that our leading investment approach is opening up compelling investment opportunities in global equities.”