As Hyperion Asset Management takes this year’s Money Management Fund Manager of the Year award, how have their funds performed in their victorious year?
The fund, which won the coveted award at last week’s awards ceremony, was set up 25 years ago and it was the firm’s second time taking the win, having previously won eight years ago.
To be eligible, all funds were screened for three years and then judged on their performance over one year to 31 January, 2021.
The best-performing funds out of the three over one year to 31 January, 2021 was Global Growth Companies which returned 36.2%. The Small Growth fund returned 29.4% and the Australian Growth fund returned 25.9% over the same period.
This compared to returns of 13.4% for the small and mid-cap sector, 3% for the global sector and 0.1% for the Australian equity sector, within the Australian Core Strategies universe.
Over five years to 31 January, the Global Growth Companies fund had returned 190%, the...