CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad (CIMB-Principal) has cemented its position as a premier fund manager after taking a string of awards at one of Malaysia’s top fund awards ceremonies. 

The company won seven awards at the prestigious Edge-Lipper Malaysia Fund Awards 2012, including Best Overall Fund Group which recognised the consistent outperformance of its funds. 

Campbell Tupling, Chief Executive Officer, CIMB-Principal, said: “We are proud to win this award that recognises and validates the consistent performance of our funds. 

“At CIMB-Principal we are focused on harnessing top-billing performance to provide the utmost value to our investors, supported by good portfolio risk management practices and continuous diligent risk oversight by our Investment Committee.” 

CIMB-Principal’s funds also came top in the following categories: Equity Malaysia, 3 years; Equity Malaysia, 10 years; Equity Asia Pacific Ex-Japan, 3 years; Equity Asia Pacific Ex-Japan (Islamic), 3 years; Mixed Asset MYR Balance – Malaysia (Islamic), 3 years; Mixed Asset MYR Balance – Malaysia (Islamic), 10 years.