The Smaller Companies Trust was judged to be the best by Money Management, over other category finalists BT Wholesale Ethical Share Fund, and OnePath Wholesale Sustainable Investments Australian Share Trust (managed by UBS).
“This win is yet another of Australian Ethical’s achievements that really cements our place in the responsible and ethical investing sphere,” said David Macri, Chief Investment Officer at Australian Ethical.
Andy Gracey, portfolio manager for Domestic Equities at Australian Ethical, said the win is highly valued by the team at Australian Ethical. “This award is a reflection of a strong performance orientated investment team.”
“The judging was conducted by independent reserch group Lonsec, who have an excellent reputation in providing quality research on investment managers.