LONDON: Fourth year in a row for J.P. Morgan Asset Management in the Thomson Reuters Extel Europe Survey 2013

Jun 11, 2013

  • J.P. Morgan Asset Management wins best buy-side firm for fourth consecutive year

London: J.P.Morgan Asset Management has been awarded Leading Fund Management Firm for the fourth consecutive year in the 2013 Thomson Reuters Extel Europe Survey.

Additionally, J.P. Morgan Asset Management was ranked top buy-side firm in 24 of the 32 sectors surveyed, with top-ranking analysts from the London-based research team in 19 sectors.

The 2013 Thomson Reuters Extel Survey reflects the contribution of 2,500 buy-side firms, 250 brokerage firms/research houses and 950 of Europe's largest quoted companies worldwide. Voting was conducted primarily online and ran from 25 March to 3 May 2013.

"This is a fantastic achievement for us both as a firm and as a team," said Patrick Vermeulen, Head of Research Driven Process, European Equities at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. "In addition to having taken the top buy-side firm honour for the fourth year in a row, we had individual analysts ranked top in 19 out of 32 sectors. This is both testament to and validation of the hard work and high level of service we strive to provide for our clients. This accolade underscores our continued commitment to providing fundamental research to support J.P. Morgan Asset Management's range of funds, and it is extremely rewarding for the insight and strength of our research teams to be endorsed in this way."

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About J.P. Morgan Asset Management

J.P. Morgan Asset Management is part of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and is a global asset management leader providing world-class investment solutions to clients. With US$1.5 trillion in assets under management (the Asset Management client funds of JPMorgan Chase & Co. as at 31 March 2013) and offices in 41 locations around the world, J.P. Morgan Asset Management offers global coverage with a strong local market presence, and leadership positions in most asset classes.

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