Fund managers earn credit at annual awards

And the winners (and finalists) are...

This year’s winners of the annual Fund Manager of the Year Awards were announced last night in Auckland.

The awards, established 23 years ago, are run by FundSource, an independent managed funds research house that’s wholly owned by NZX.

This year 10 awards were presented, including seven sector awards, and three overall awards.

The category winners and finalists are as follows:

2014 Fund Manager of the Year

• Winner: ANZ Investments New Zealand

• Finalist: Milford Asset Management

• Finalist: Fisher Funds Management

2014 KiwiSaver Manager of the Year

• Winner: ANZ Investments New Zealand

• Finalist: Mercer (NZ) Limited

• Finalist: ASB

2014 Boutique Manager of the Year

• Winner: Harbour Asset Management

• Finalist: Fisher Funds Management

• Finalist: Milford Asset Management

2014 Fund Manager of the Year – Australasian Equity

• Winner: Milford Asset Management – Milford Trans-Tasman Fund

• Finalist: Harbour Asset Management – Harbour Australasian Equity Fund

2014 Fund Manager of the Year – International Equity

• Winner: ANZ Investments - OneAnswer SAC International Share Fund

2014 Fund Manager of the Year – NZ Equity

• Winner: Fisher Funds - Fisher Funds NZ Growth Fund

2014 Fund Manager of the Year – NZ Fixed Interest

• Winner: Nikko Asset Management – Nikko AM NZ Corporate Bond Fund

• Finalist: Harbour Asset Management – Harbour NZ Corporate Bond Fund

2014 Fund Manager of the Year – NZ Property

• Winner: ANZ Investments – OneAnswer SAC Property Securities Fund

2014 Fund Manager of the Year – Australian Equity

Winner: Devon Funds – Devon Australian Fund

2014 Fund Manager of the Year – International Fixed Interest

• Winner: Fisher Funds Management – Fisher Funds High Income Fund