CALGARY, Dec. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Mawer Investment Management (www.mawer.com) caps off an award-winning year with the new accolade of 2014 TopGun Investment Teams of the Year, as voted on by industry peers in the Buy-Side/Sell-Side poll by Brendan Wood International. In addition, Martin Ferguson, co-manager of the Mawer New Canada Fund, was voted #2 in the Buy-Side poll for TopGun Investment Minds of the Year.
Mawer was also recognized as a thought leader with the following honours:
- TopGun Investment Brands: Mawer Investment Management voted second in the Buy-Side poll
- The Canadian Society of TopGuns Investment Minds Class of 2014: Martin Ferguson and Jeff Mo join 61 investment industry professionals voted into the Society of TopGuns
Mawer CIO Jim Hall says, "2014 has been a great year for Mawer and this year's TopGun peer level review is a fantastic honour." Our investors are head down, focusing on consistency over time. We always say, 'Be Boring. Make Money' because boring works, and we are here to do just that for our clients."
In November, Mawer won 12 Morningstar Awards, including Analysts' Choice Fund Company of the Year and Domestic Equity Fund Manager of the Year.
About Mawer Investment Management Ltd.
Mawer is an independent investment firm managing portfolios for a broad range of foundations and not-for-profit organizations, pension plans, strategic alliances and individual investors for 40 years. The Firm manages in excess of $26 billion across all major asset classes. Visit Mawer at www.mawer.com.
About Brendan Wood International:
In 1970, Brendan Wood International pioneered performance measurement in the capital markets. Intelligence is the oxygen of performance and leadership. To underpin our clients' performance initiatives Brendan Wood Partners execute several thousand intelligence gathering debriefs with C level executives and major investors throughout the world each year. This unique investigative process pinpoints TopGun performance for investment banks, corporations and portfolio managers. The BWI "real time" intelligence machine assesses performance in the lion's share of transaction volume in the global markets. Brendan Wood's global intelligence network identifies the best of the best in the capital markets.
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SOURCE: Mawer Investment Management Ltd.
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