PMB Investment Berhad (PMB Investment), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pelaburan
MARA Berhad (Pelaburan MARA), bags four Global Islamic Fund Awards released by the recent Thomson Reuters Lipper Global Islamic Fund Awards.
According to Chief Executive Officer of Pelaburan MARA Group, Dato’ Nazim Rahman,”The Thomson Reuters Lipper Global Islamic Fund Awards is the highest standard of excellence award worldwide. It proves that funds managed by PMB Investment are of high-performance and world-class level”.
The Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards has been recognized for over three decades of honoring outstanding fund management companies in over 20 countries around the world. Only fund managers who provide the best as well as consistent fund performance in medium and long term are qualified for this recognition.
To elaborate more on the awarded funds, Chief Executive Officer of PMB Investment, Najmi Haji Mohamed said, “one of the awarded fund is the PMB Shariah Growth Fund (PMF SGF) won the Best Malaysian Equity Fund award for a period of three years ending 31 December 2017 with a recorded return on performance of 50 per cent”.
Najmi also said, PMB Investment also won the Best Malaysian Income Equity Fund award for three (3) years and five years ending 31 December 2017 with the PMB Shariah Dividend Fund (PMB SDF). The fund has recorded a return of 36% for a period of 3 years nd 45% for a period of 5 years ended 31 December 2017.
“The fourth award was given to PMB Shariah Aggresive Fund (PMB SAF) in the Best
Malaysian Equity Fund category for a period of five years ending 31 December 2017 by recording a 112 per cent return performance,” he said in a press statement released today.
“In 2016, PMB Investment through PMB SAF received two Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards 2016 Global Islamic awards from Thomson Reuters State Senior Officer, Raymond Lee,” Najmi added.