Investors Group wins 3 Lipper® Awards
Winnipeg – February 4th, 2011: For the fifth consecutive year, Investors Group has been recognized for industry-leading fund performance at the prestigious Lipper® Fund Awards ceremony.
Three Investors Group funds were named top-performers, on a risk-adjusted basis, during the annual awards ceremony held in Toronto February 3rd. The winners included:
- Investors European Mid-Cap Equity Fund – European Equity classification, ten year risk-adjusted performance
- Investors North American Equity Fund – North American Equity classification, five year risk-adjusted performance
- Investors Global Health Care Class Fund – Health Care Equity classification, three year risk-adjusted performance
Each year Lipper® recognizes funds that lead the way in delivering strong, risk-adjusted performance. In Canada, Lipper® recognizes the most successful funds for their performance over one, three, five, and 10-year periods.
Lipper® tracks 125,000 funds worldwide. The Lipper® Fund Awards recognize funds that have delivered consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to their peers. Strong risk-adjusted performance is desirable because it is an indication of consistent, stable returns.
Investors Group, founded in 1926, is a national leader in delivering personalized financial solutions to Canadians through a network of over 4,600 Consultants located throughout Canada. In addition to an exclusive family of mutual funds and other investment vehicles, Investors Group offers a wide range of insurance, securities, mortgage and other financial services. Investors Group is a member of the IGM Financial Inc. (TSX: IGM) group of companies. IGM Financial is one of Canada’s premier financial services companies with $131 billion in total assets under management.