Romania: For the 3rd consecutive year, ERSTE Asset Management was awarded the prize for "Performance in fund management" in the Piaţa Financiară Awards Gala, an event organized by Finmedia on 11 December 2012, at the head office of the National Bank of Romania. This prize was awarded for consistent marketing of investment funds in Romania and for the contribution to compliance with European standards, but also for pioneer projects, such as the establishment of the first mega fund in Romania, with assets worth over USD 1 billion.
In Hungary at the „MoneyMoon Awards 2012” the Erste Asset Management Ltd.’s Erste Real Estate Fund was awarded the prize for the category „Best domestic real estate investment fund” by the ranking of the MoneyMoon independent financial advisor.
ERSTE-SPARINVEST was awarded the prize for the category for “best large bond houses” in the “Morningstar Fund Awards” in Germany, and an award in Austria.
At the Lipper Funds Awards 3/5/10 years in Germany, ERSTE-SPARINVEST will receive the “Best Bond Fund Euro Zone” award in the category of pension funds. In the same competition, ERSTE-SPARINVEST receives the award for “Best Bond Fund Emerging Markets Europe” in the “Emerging Markets” category.
ERSTE-SPARINVEST was awarded the prize for the Austrian Fund Price in the category of Responsible Investments (5 years).