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FountainCap Wins Asset Management Company of the Year Award


TAGS    2022,The Asset  

(Hong Kong, 18 August 2022) FountainCap Research and Investment (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. (“FountainCap”) has won the Asset Management Company of the Year – Long-only Equity Offshore, China award in this year’s The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards.


The Awards are rigorously scrutinized by The Asset’s board of editors to honor the awardees performing well each year. The decisions are further complemented by client interaction data and research by Asset Benchmark Research.  


Founded in 2014, FountainCap comprises a seasoned investment team headed by veteran investor Frank Ding, who brings nearly 30 years of research and investment experience in the Chinese market.


“We are heartened and honored to be awarded the Asset Management Company of the Year – Long-only Equity Offshore, China award by The Asset. We hope to bring our local expertise, global perspective, and rigorous focus on research to global investors so that our clients can reap long-term benefits,” said Chief Executive Officer Steven Luk.


FountainCap’s prestigious award is supplemented by its consistent investment results and excellent client services over the past year. As a long-only and China focused asset manager, FountainCap has a successful track record of serving large institutional clients, providing specialized knowledge and insights on China. 2021 was a difficult year for many China fund managers, yet FountainCap overcame the numerous challenges and reached new heights with record inflows into its strategy. Most of FountainCap’s AUM are institutional assets, including globally recognized sovereign wealth funds, pensions, endowments, corporates, and family offices.



About FountainCap Research & Investment (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd.

Led by veteran China investor Frank Ding, the investment team are sector/industry specialists with a combined China investment experience of over 60 years across eight global market cycles. All professionals in FountainCap are equipped with global investment knowledge and expertise and have a deep understanding of China's economy and market. The company's objective aims to generate consistent long-term investment results and provide the best services to its clients.


About The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards

The coverage period for The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards is January 1 to December 31, 2021 with geographical coverage across Asia-Pacific markets (ex. Japan and Australia) and the Middle East. The board of editors base their decisions on an equally weighted manner on the standard information template required to submit by the advisors, then collect client feedback as provided through The Asset’s proprietary Asset Benchmark Research online survey and confidential teleconferences/meetings. All award contenders are assessed and rated based on the same level of criteria respective to each category, the winners of the Asset Management Company of the Year award consistently achieve above-benchmark performance, serve the needs of clients and set the tone for innovation and industry practice including ESG integration. The award is not indicative of the advisor’s future performance and it may not be representative of any one client’s or evaluator’s experience because the award reflects an average of all, or a sample of all, of the experiences of the clients and evaluators. The Asset created the award and the advisor did not pay a fee to be included in the survey or selections of the award program. No payment has been made to The Asset for the advisor’s right to promote its receipt of the award. The advisor was not required to be a member of an organization to be eligible to receive the award. The award was independently granted.

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