The investment advisers for Cornhill’s WSF range of funds look set for further industry recognition after being nominated for an award at the prestigious Islamic Business and Finance Awards 2014.

Cogent Asset Management Ltd, whose team are investment advisers to the WSF Global Equity and WSF Asian Pacific Funds, have been nominated in the categories Best New Institution and Best New Institution (Asia).

The team was previously recognised for its fund management as the WSF Global Equity Fund took the Best Islamic Fund (Global Equity) at the Islamic Business and Finance Awards 2012.

The Islamic Business and Finance Awards are one of the most prominent events in the Islamic finance industry, bringing together hundreds of bankers and financiers from around the world to recognise exceptional achievement among Islamic banking and finance institutions.