NEW YORK, May 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- PineBridge Investments ("PineBridge"), a leading global multi-asset class investment manager, has been named Floating-Rate Bank Loan Fixed Income Manager of the Year at the Institutional Investor US Investment Management Awards. PineBridge received the award at a gala event on 19 May 2016 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City.
Steven Oh, Global Head of Credit and Fixed Income said, "We are honored to receive this recognition from Institutional Investor, and proud of the value we have been able to deliver to our clients, through an experienced and stable team that has navigated market challenges through multiple economic cycles."
The Institutional Investor US Investment Management Awards, now in their seventh year, recognizes US institutional investors for their innovative strategies, fiduciary savvy, and impressive short and long-term returns, as well as US money managers in 39 asset classes and strategies that stood out in the eyes of the investor community for their exceptional performance, risk management, and service.
According to Institutional Investor, the winners were chosen from a short list of top-performing managers across a range of investment strategies identified by the magazine's editorial and research teams in consultation with eVestment, a leading provider of institutional investment data analytics. Investment strategies were evaluated on such factors as one-, three-, and five-year performance, Sharpe ratio, information ratio, standard deviation and upside market capture. More than 1,000 leading US pension plans, foundations, endowments and other institutional investors were also surveyed and voted for the top-performing managers in each strategy over the past year.
PineBridge received the Global Balanced/Tactical Asset Allocation Manager of the Year Award in 2015.
About PineBridge Investments
PineBridge Investments is a global asset manager with experience in emerging and developed markets, and investment capabilities in multi-asset, fixed income, equities and alternatives. Our firm is differentiated by the integration of on-the-ground investment teams of more than 210 professionals, providing investors with the combined benefits of global fundamental perspectives and analytical insights. We manage US$82.5 billion as of 31 March 2016 for a global client base that includes institutions, insurance companies, and intermediaries.
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