Consensus Economics, the world’s leading economic survey organisation, announced the winners of the 2017 “Forecast Accuracy Awards”. With its award, the institute singles out the best forecasts of local GDP growth and inflation. For 2017, Consensus Economics compared the estimates of more than 15 participating institutes. Swiss Life Asset Managers has now been found the most reliable predictor for the second time, after its win in 2015.
Swiss Life Asset Managers won the IAZI Real Estate Award 2018, “Best Commercial Properties” category, for its third-party asset management portfolio in Switzerland. The real estate portfolios are evaluated according to eight parameters of the IAZI Swiss Property Benchmark®. The IAZI Property Benchmark® is one of the most representative reference values in the Swiss real estate sector and is followed by major investors. The awards are bestowed in eight different categories. All investors who hold a real estate portfolio with a market value of more than CHF 100 million are eligible to take part.
For more on the ceremony see IAZI.
On 24 January 2018, Swiss Life Asset Managers was awarded the German fund prize 2018 for its “Swiss Life Funds (LUX) Harmony (EUR)R” fund in the “Mixed Global Balanced fund” category with a rating of “excellent”. The German fund prize was awarded for the 17th time. The three best funds per category receive a distinction. The well-known IVA (Institut für Vermögensaubau) Institute in Munich assesses the management performance on the basis of its own portfolio and risk analysis.
Click on the following link for more information on the awards at Deutscher Fondspreis 2018.