Sponsors

Each year, IPE works in close partnership with the world's leading investment and asset management firms to deliver the IPE Awards. 

There are three levels of sponsorship: Gold, Silver and Country/Regional and Themed.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunties, please contact: Jucelia Pilatti on +44 (0)20 3465 9314 or jucelia.pilatti@ipe.com

Gold

Amundi is Europe's leading asset manager with over €1,000 billion under management worldwide and is recognised for its product performance and transparency; quality of client relationships based on a long-term advisory approach; efficiency in its organisation and teams’ promise to serving its clients; and its commitment to sustainable development and socially responsible investment policies. Click here to learn more
Amundi Asset Management is sponsoring the European Pension Fund of the Year award. 
Candriam Investors Group is a leading pan-European multi-specialist asset manager with a 20-year track record and a team of 500 experienced professionals. Managing about €102 billion at the end of 2016, Candriam has established management centres in Luxembourg, Brussels, Paris and London and client relationship managers covering Continental Europe, the UK, the U.S., the Middle East and Australia.. Click here to learn more
Candriam Investors Group is sponsoring the Outstanding Industry Contribution award. 
Mesirow Financial Currency Management customises solutions to suit specific client needs, ranging from passive to active currency risk management, complemented by a commitment to operational excellence and premium client service. With the expertise to provide objective, strategic advice, it partners with institutional clients to implement best practice currency risk programmes. Click here to learn more
Mesirow Financial Currency Management is sponsoring the Pension Fund Achievement of the Year award. 
Prudential Financial, Inc. (PFI), a financial services leader with more than $1.3 trillion of assets under management as of June 30, 2017, is an award-winning provider of pension risk transfer solutions focused on securing long-term pension obligations for individuals around the world. PFI specialises in buy-ins and buyouts in the United States and longevity risk transfer globally. Click here to learn more
Prudential Financial is sponsoring the Long-Term Investment Strategy award.

Silver

ClearBridge Investments is a leading global equity manager committed to delivering long-term results through active management. It has followed this approach for more than 50 years and continues to offer investment solutions that emphasise differentiated stock selection to move its clients forward. As at 31 December 2016, ClearBridge has some $112.4 billion under management. Click here to learn more
ClearBridge Investments is sponsoring the Public Pension Fund award.
Deutsche Asset Management is one of the world’s leading investment management organisations, offering individuals and institutions traditional and alternative investments across all major asset classes. Its products range from pooled funds to highly customised portfolios for a wide range of investors and include active and passive funds, institutional mandates, and structured products. Click here to learn more
Deutsche Asset Management is sponsoring the Passive Management award.
With the largest, most comprehensive global database of traditional and alternative strategies, eVestment provides flexible easy-to-use, cloud-based solutions to help institutional investors identify and capitalise on global investment trends, better select and monitor investment managers and more successfully enable asset managers to market their funds worldwide.​ Click here to learn more
Evestment is sponsoring the Corporate Pension Fund award.
Fidelity International offers world class investment solutions and retirement expertise, investing USD $290 billion globally on behalf of a wide range of clients in Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and South America For institutional clients, such as pension funds, Fidelity International offers tailored investment solutions design and full-service asset management outsourcing. Click here to learn more
Fidelity International is sponsoring the Active Management award.
With over 40 years experience, Legal & General Investment Management is now one of Europe’s largest asset managers and a major global investor, with total assets of £853 billion under management. It work with a wide range of global clients, including pension schemes, sovereign wealth funds, fund distributors and retail investors. Click here to learn more
Legal & General Investment Management is sponsoring the Multi-employer / Professional Pension Fund award.
Old Mutual Global Investors is a leading asset management firm, offering a distinctive blend of investment prowess and a deep commitment to customer service and transparency. Its aim is to deliver strong investment performance and customer-focused investment solutions that result in positive outcomes for its clients. Click here to learn more
Old Mutual Global Investors is sponsoring the Small Pension Fund award.
Oddo Meriten Asset Management is the Oddo Group’s asset management arm. With €45bn in assets under management and 276 employees, the Franco-German group is one of the eurozone’s leading independent investment management companies, offering its clients a unique range of high-performance investment solutions in all main asset classes. Click here to learn more
Oddo Meriten Asset Management​ is sponsoring the Sovereign Reserve Fund award.

Bronze

Aegon Asset Management is a global, active investment manager. Positioned for success in its chosen markets of the UK, Continental Europe, North America and Asia), and Entrusted with €336 billion worldwide, its specialist teams provide high-quality investment solutions across asset classes. Its clients benefit from the extensive international research capabilities and in-depth local knowledge. Click here to learn more
Aegon Asset Management is sponsoring the Fixed Income award. 
AXA Investment Managers is an active, long-term, global, multi-asset investor focused on enabling more people to harness the power of investing to meeting their financial goals. By combining investment insight and innovation with robust risk monitoring, it is one of the largest asset managers in Europe with approximately €747bn in assets under management as of March 2017,. Click here to learn more
AXA Investment Managers is sponsoring the Equities award. 
Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Its investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 55 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. Click here to learn more
Wellington Management is sponsoring the Alternatives award.

Country/regional

Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Their 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance​. Click here to learn more
Aon is sponsoring the Ireland award. 
Asset Management One aims to provide products and services of the highest standard, underpinned by a strong sense of responsibility and ambition, as its customers' most trusted partner in the asset management industry. Its mission is to actively engage in economic and social development through asset management, both at home and overseas, for the long-term benefit of its customers. Click here to learn more
Asset Management One is sponsoring the Spain award. 
Baillie Gifford has fostered a culture based on partnership, rigorous research methods and an investment philosophy that focuses on growth over the long term. The result is a successful business that continues to grow organically. It now has £148 bn under management and advice globally in specialist equity, fixed income and multi-asset portfolios. Click here to learn more
Baillie Gifford is sponsoring the Belgium award. 
Calamos Investments is a global investment manager committed to excellence in investment management and client service. Since the 1970s, it has provided innovative investment strategies to help investors achieve a range of financial objectives, offering a range of global investment solutions in equities, fixed Income, convertibles and alternatives. Click here to learn more
Calamos Investments is sponsoring the United Kingdom award. 
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a leading global asset management group providing a broad range of actively managed investment strategies and solutions. With more than 2000 people based in North America, Europe and Asia, it manages $454bn billion of assets across developed and emerging market equities, fixed income, asset allocation solutions and alternatives. Click here to learn more
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is sponsoring the Netherlands award.
International Institutional Capital Advisors specialises in advising on investments, raising capital and seeding Investments for institutional Investors. Across the years it has focused on all asset classes and its clients are between the largest and the most successful asset managers in their classes, while its investors are among the largest institutional investors such as pension funds and insurance groups. Click here to learn more
International Institutional Capital Advisors is sponsoring the Italy award.
Invesco is an Atlanta-based independent investment management firm managing more than USD859bn in assets on behalf of clients worldwide. Invesco employs specialised investment teams managing investments across a comprehensive range of asset classes, investment styles and geographies. Altogether the firm has 6,500 employees worldwide.​ Click here to learn more
Invesco is sponsoring the Germany award.
Morgan Stanley strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance, service and a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations, and individuals worldwide. Morgan Stanley has an extensive  network of offices and employees around the world. Click here to learn more
Morgan Stanley is sponsoring the Denmark award.
Part of the Prudential Financial group, PGIM Fixed Income is a global fixed income asset manager with USD654 bn in assets under management.with a long history in the fixed income markets, having begun managing portfolios for proprietary accounts in 1875 and  for institutional clients in 1928. Headquartered in Newark, New Jersey, it has affiliates in London, Singapore and Tokyo.. Click here to learn more
PGIM Fixed Income is sponsoring the Sweden award.
With USD 293bn in client assets under management, RBC Global Asset Management provides a comprehensive range of investment solutions for investors around the world. Operating within a common risk management and governance framework, each of its investment teams located in North America, Europe and Asia has its own specialised disciplines and accountabilities. Click here to learn more
RBC Global Asset Management is sponsoring the France award.
UBP is one of Switzerland’s leading private banks specialising in wealth management for both private and institutional clients. It is based in Geneva and employs around 1,665 people in some twenty-four locations worldwide; It held €110bn in assets under management as at 31 December 2016, of which €31bn was booked with asset management., Click here to learn more
UBP is sponsoring the Switzerland award.
With 28.5bn under management in 10 real estate funds, Union Investment provides customised real estate solutions. Thanks to an international portfolio diversified across 24 markets, it is able to leverage the opportunities that arise from global market cycles. In-depth market knowledge and maintaining a local presence working with strong partners underpin its investment strategy, Click here to learn more
Union Investment is sponsoring the Austria award.

Themed

Amundi is Europe's leading asset manager, with over €1,000bn of assets under management worldwide and has developed savings solutions to meet the needs of more than 100 million retail clients worldwide and designs innovative, high-performing products for institutional clients which are tailored specifically to their requirements and risk profile. Click here to learn more
Amundi Smart Beta is sponsoring the Factor Investing award. 
Eaton Vance is a leading global asset manager whose history dates to 1924. With offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia, Eaton Vance and its affiliates offer individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies and wealth management solutions. Its six core values are the cornerstones of its culture: integrity, teamwork, creativity/adaptability, professionalism, client focus and excellence. Click here to learn more
Eaton Vance is sponsoring the Portfolio Construction award.
Formed in 2017 from the merger between Janus Capital Group and Henderson Global Investors, Janus Henderson is committed to adding value through active management. Headquartered in London and listed additonally in New York and Austrialia, at 31 March 2017, the new group had $330.8bn in assets under management, more than 2,000 employees and offices in 27 cities worldwideClick here to learn more
Janus Henderson Investors is sponsoring the Emerging Markets award.
Hermes Investment Management was founded in 1983 as the in-house manager for the BT Pension Scheme, but today it attracts clients and partners from around the world, including many of the world’s best known financial organisations. It manages money for more than 449 clients in 30 different locations across the world. Click here to learn more
Hermes Investment Management is sponsoring the ESG award.
LGT Capital Partners is an alternative investment specialist with managing $50 billion for pension funds, insurance companies, sovereign wealth funds, banks, asset managers, endowments and foundations.. The firm’s international team is organised along distinct business lines and manages a wide range of private markets, liquid alternatives and multi-asset class solutions investment programmes. Click here to learn more
LGT Capital Partners is sponsoring the Specialist Invstment Managers award.
With over 300 staff operating from 13 offices worldwide, Lombard Odier Investment Managers is the asset management business of Lombard Odier, focused on institutional investors, third-party distributors and financial intermediaries, boasting an independent ownewrship structure by its partners who are responsible for the day-to-day management of the firm. Click here to learn more
Lombard Odier Investment Managers is sponsoring the Diversification award.
Lyxor Asset Management Group is a European asset management specialist and an expert in all investment styles, active, passive or alternative. From ETFs to multi-management, with €116.4 billion under management and advisory, The Lyxor Group creates innovative investment solutions to meet the long-term challenges of managing its clients savings. Click here to learn more
Lyxor Asset Management is sponsoring the Innovation award.
Nuveen TIAA offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. As the investment management arm of TIAA, Nuveen TIAA has US$906 billion in assets under management as of 31 March 2017, operations in 16 countries, with a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments. Click here to learn more
Nuveen TIAA is sponsoring the Real Assets & Infrastructure award.
State Street Corporation is one of the world's leading providers of financial services to institutional investors, including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading. With $29.83 trillion in assets under custody and administration and $2.56 trillion* in assets under management, it operates in more than 100 markets worldwide, including the US, Canada, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Click here to learn more
State Street Corporation is sponsoring the Risk Management award.

App

TOBAM is a Paris-based independent and employee-owned asset management firm formed in 2005 by Yves Choueifaty with two minority shareholders: California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) and Amundi. It manages US$8 billion in equities and fixed Income and also offers the TOBAM Maximum Diversification® Index series. Click here to learn more
TOBAM is sponsoring the IPE Conference & Awards 2017 app.

Conference

Tracing its history back to 1698, the London Stock Exchange Group is a diversified international market infrastructure and capital markets business sitting at the heart of the world's financial community. FTSE Russell is wholly owned by London Stock Exchange Group and is a leading global indices provider. Click here to learn more about London Stock Exchange Group and here to learn more about FTSE Russell
The London Stock Exchange Group and FTSE Russell are sponsoring the IPE Conference.
 

Lunch

With over 148,000 members in 163 countries and territories, including 142,000 CFA charterholders, and 148 member societies., CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. It is a champion for ethical behavior in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge in the global financial community. Click here to learn more
CFA Institute is sponsoring the IPE Conference & Awards lunch. 
LGT Capital Partners would like to invite you to an exclusive concert by the LGT Young Soloists in the Rudolfinum following the IPE Conference & Awards at 15h45 on 29 November. 
 

The LGT Young Soloists, are a unique string ensemble, bringing together internationally recognized soloists aged between 12 and 23 years, who have won more than 80 prizes in national and international competitions. 

Click the video to the right for a sample of their music and click here to register

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jucelia Pilatti on +44 (0)20 3465 9314 or jucelia.pilatti@ipe.com