Grand Awards

The Grand awards are not open for self-nomination – the Brand of the Year and the Provider of the Year. There is only ONE Winner for Grand Category.

The Brand of the Year

The Grand awards are not open for self-nomination and there is only ONE winner in this category. Nominations are made strictly by the panel of jurors and being voted by the jurors based on their experience with the provider, support and service received, end-user familiarity, performance consistency, education for the RMs, digital access, research materials, and support. The winner will be the top preference among jurors’ nominations. 

The judges will consider the following key factors when voting for their favorite brand:

  • End-user familiarity
  • Support and service received 
  • Investor Education
  • Performance consistency
  • Digital access

The Provider of the Year

The highest honor of the Benchmark Fund of the Year Awards 2020, the Provider of the Year is derived from a shortlist of five highest scoring fund houses.  Those who did not participate in the pitching of the House Awards will not be considered.  The lists will be submitted to the special judging committee for their final votes.  The judges are provided with supplementary ESG information extracted from BlueOnion, BENCHMARK’s disruptive fund research platform, for final deliberation and votes. 

The judges will consider the following key factors when voting for their favorite house as the Provider of the Year 2020:

  • Performance consistency 
  • Stewardship
  • Transparency
  • Investor Alignment
  • Support and service received
  • ESG integration
  • Overall temperature alignment

Request More Information