AsianInvestor is pleased to announce the winners of our Fourth annual Korea awards. Today we name the winners for investment performance, including long-only and alternative strategies.

Tomorrow we will announce our marquee award winners, as well as the best among service providers to the buy-side. Marquee awards include fund house of the year, and awards for institutional investors and distributors.

You can view last year's winners of investment management awards by clicking here.

The awards will be celebrated at the Westin Chosun Hotel in Seoul on Thursday, June 12. (You can see photos from last year’s awards event here.) For inquiries, please contact Dr Insup Lee at insup.lee@asianinvestor.net. If you wish to inquire about attending this gala dinner, contact Silvia Barbiero on silvia.barbiero@haymarket.asia or Terry Rayner on terry.rayner@asianinvestor.net.

A full write-up explaining our decisions for each winner, along with photographs from the dinner, will be published in AsianInvestor magazine’s July edition.

Congratulations to the winners.

Investment management

Best Korea equities manager, large fund house
Truston Asset Management

Best Korea equities manager, small fund house
Shinyoung Asset Management

Best Korea equities manager, mid-small cap
Baring Asset Management Korea

Best international equities manager
Asset Plus Investment Management

Best Korea fixed income manager, large fund house
NH-CA Asset Management

Best Korea fixed income manager, small fund house
LS Asset Management

Best international fixed income manager
JP Morgan Asset Management

Best ETF manager
Mirae Asset Global Investments

Best income distribution product (onshore)
Allianz Global Investors

Best private equity manager
No award

Best real estate management company
Deutsche Asset Management (Korea)

Best new hedge fund launch
Brain Asset Management

Best fund of hedge fund manager
Woori Absolute Partners

Best investment advisory company
HANgaram Investment Management

Best for socially responsible investing
NH-CA Asset Management

Best new fund launch
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Fidelity Global Dividend Income Fund


Best contributor to the corporate pensions industry
Aon Hewitt Korea