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Invesco scoop top investment award


Invesco Fund Managers has received an award for operating the best performing fund available to UK investors, by Reuters subsidiary Lipper.


Lipper&#39s top award, the Lipper Leader Statue, was presented to Invesco for its GT Smaller Companies fund for generating returns of 488.24 per cent in 1999.


Other winners included Henry Cooke Investment Funds, Aberdeen Unit Trust Managers, ABN AMRO Fund Managers and Rathbone Unit Trust Management, which all scooped Lipper Leader awards for the performance of one of their funds in the top four UK unit trusts sectors.


Lipper global marketing director Steve Lipper says: “The returns of the winners are very good news for investors and may provide an indication of performance for the coming year.”

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