CHICAGO, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Harris Associates is pleased to announce that it was recognized as the Best Private Wealth Manager for Performance for firms with over $5 billion in assets by the publication Private Asset Management (PAM).
The PAM Awards seek to recognize investment firms that have successfully served high net worth individuals in a variety of complex market conditions. Its independent panel of judges selected Harris Associates for this award based on the firm's efforts to provide excellent performance, dedicated client service and a high standard of integrity within the wealth management industry.
"We are honored that the PAM Awards recognized our commitment to excellence," says Kristi L. Rowsell, president of Harris Associates and the Oakmark Funds. "We consider this award as a testament to our unwavering investment process and devotion to putting our clients first."
About the PAM Awards
The PAM Awards are issued annually by Private Asset Management, a wealth management trade publication. Firms are invited to compete for PAM Awards by providing information regarding their business model, performance, and client service efforts. An independent panel of industry experts judges firms based on a mixture of qualitative and quantitative performance indicators, including financial progress, growth in client numbers, client satisfaction and product innovation.
About Harris Associates L.P.
Harris Associates L.P., a Chicago-based investment management firm founded in 1976, manages US, international and global portfolios for institutional and high-net-worth investors worldwide and serves as the Adviser to the Oakmark Funds. Including Oakmark, assets under management at Harris Associates totaled approximately $118 billion as of December 31, 2013. More information about Harris Associates is available at www.harrisassoc.com.
SOURCE Harris Associates L.P.