SharingAlpha, the fund rating platform that enables fund selectors to create a track record of their selections, has teamed up with the FundForum Global ESG & Impact event taking place in Amsterdam to announced winners of its innaugural Wisdom of the Selector Awards intended to highlight funds that score well on ESG factors in addition to expectations of generating future alpha.
Fund selectors are invited to visit the SharingAlpha platform before mid-October, to pick the winners from some 60 funds across eight categories that have been nominated.
The Awards were launched at the FundForum International Copenhagen event in June this year.
Those voting will also be able to use their participation to start building a track record on the SharingAlpha platform, which can then be used to track performance relative to peers.
The categories for which nominations are being considered include: European Bonds, European Equities, EM Bonds, EM Equities, Global Bonds, Global Equities, US Bonds, and US Equities.
An additional award is set to be handed to the fund management group that receives the highest overall rating.
Shortlisted funds came from the following providers: Alliance Bernstein; Artisan Partners; Atlantis; AXA IM; Binyuan Capital; Capital Four; Degroof Petercam; Diamond Capital; Eaton Vance; Etica Sgr; MainFirst; Fondsmæglerselskabet CABA Capital; Funds for Good; Fundsmith; Goldman Sachs AM; iM Global Partner; Imantia; Iron Trust; JOM; La Financiere de l'Echiquier; M&G Investments; Miller/Howard Investments; Moneda; NN IP; Nordea Asset Management; Pacific; Perfin; Polar Capital; Probabilities; Silverdale; Smith & Williamson; Stanwahr; Syz Asset Management; Tork Capital; Triodos Investment Management; and Yanqi Capital.
For further information, and to cast a vote as a fund selector and start building a performance record, visit: https://sharingalpha.com/auth/signup?survey=35