EI Sturdza wins Citywire Germany award for European Equities

EI Sturdza Investment Funds announced that the firm has won the inaugural Citywire Germany award for the European Equity category last week.

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20 Oct 2016

EI Sturdza Investment Funds announced that the firm has won the inaugural Citywire Germany award for the European Equity category last week.

The awards were held on Tuesday 11th October in Frankfurt, and recognise the outstanding achievements of leading asset management experts across Germany. Citywire’s fund database evaluates over 15,000 individual fund managers from 41 countries. The performance of the Strategic Europe Value Fund over a five year period to the end of September 2016 was 132.28% [1] compared to the MSCI Europe Index at 71.10, the Fund currently has more than EUR €1.17 billion in assets under management [2].

George Gutmans, Managing Director of EI Sturdza Investment Funds said:

“We are delighted to be recognised by Citywire for our consistent performance in European Equities. Our Strategic Europe Value Fund is something that we are very proud of, and after our recognition from Morningstar earlier in 2016, this award sees the culmination of a very successful year for the fund. At EI Sturdza, we are always seeking top performers for our funds and following a tremendous year we will be continuing to find ways to progress in 2017 as we continue to focus on delivering compelling investment opportunities to our clients.”

The award follows a succession of accolades for the Strategic Europe Value Fund in 2016 which have included Morningstar, Lipper [A1] and Investors Choice.

Find out more about the Strategic Europe Value Fund and its portfolio manager Willem Vinke.

[1] Source: EI Sturdza Investment Funds. Figures as at 30 September 2016 EUR I Class

[2] Source: EI Sturdza Investment Funds. Figures as at 30 September 2016.