On November 15, 2017, GELD Magazin hosted the 17th Dachfonds Awards Austria in the ceremonial hall of the Haus der Industrie in Vienna. Of 426 fund of funds, the best in each category were recognized with awards.
As previously, the Kathrein asset managing fund of funds dominated the awards in several categories.
With a total of seven awards, Kathrein was once again one of the big winners of the evening!
Kathrein Mandatum 100:
1st place: Equity fund of funds - conservative, 5 years 2nd place: Equity fund of funds - conservative, 3 years
Kathrein Mandatum 70:
1st place: Mixed fund of funds equity-focused - conservative, 5 years 1st place: Mixed fund of funds equity-focused - conservative, 3 years
Kathrein Mandatum 50:
2nd place: Mixed fund of funds balanced - conservative, 3 years 3rd place: Mixed fund of funds balanced - conservative, 5 years
Kathrein Dynamic Asset Allocation:
3rd place: Mixed fund of funds flexible - balanced, 1 year
The Kathrein asset managing fund of funds have been managed successfully for a number of years by Mag. Florian Mayer, CFA, CQF.
"To win an award is always a nice recognition and testimony to the quality of the service. And to win seven awards all at once is proof that we have done a lot really well", Florian Mayer points out proudly.
Last year, Kathrein took home four awards at the Dachfonds Awards Austria. This year, it was three more. A total of seven Dachfonds Awards were won in various categories, from the conservative and balanced fund of funds to the equity fund of funds of the Kathrein Mandatum series. And the flexible Kathrein Dynamic Asset Allocation fund of funds was also recognized with an award.
At the Lipper Funds Awards in March 2017, Kathrein received three of the coveted awards. Among them, the Group Award in the category "Mixed Assets" and the group award in the category "Best Asset Manager Overall".
"The repeat awards confirm the successful path we have followed for many years with the Kathrein allocation funds in the "Mandatum series. We apply the same award-winning asset allocation strategy to asset management as well as to a diverse range of special funds managed by Kathrein," Susanne Höllinger, CEO of Kathrein Privatbank, is pleased to report.
With nearly one hundred years of history and tradition, Kathrein Privatbank Aktiengesellschaft is one of the leading private banks in Austria. Private banking for a higher net-worth clientele is one of the signature services of the bank. Yet not only do retail customers, companies and foundations value the advantages of Kathrein Privatbank; institutional investors do as well. One of the many success factors is no doubt the excellence in asset management.