14th September, 2023 | Plaisterers' Hall, London

14th September, 2023 | Plaisterers' Hall, London

14th September, 2023 | Plaisterers' Hall, London

14th September, 2023 | Plaisterers' Hall, London

2021 LAPF
INVESTMENTS AWARDS

Event Date: March 29, 2022
Venue: The Underglobe, London
Host: Sally Phillips

The 2021 LAPF Investments Awards took place on the 29th March at The Underglobe in London. With over 200 attendees from the pension fund sector, 23 winners were announced. Hosted by the brilliant Sally Phillips, the great and the good of the local authority pension fund sector had a fantastic night to celebrate the best in the LGPS.

Big winners on the night included Wiltshire Pension Fund, East Sussex Pension Fund and Faith Ward. Other winners included Environment Agency Pension Fund, HarbourVest Partners and WHEB Asset Management, with Jacqueline Jackson winning the Rising Star award. Jeff Houston proved a popular winner picking up the Judges’ Award for his invaluable work in shaping the LGPS sector.

LGPS Awards
Winners

Best Approach To Responsible Investment

Sponsored by: Capital Dynamics

Winner: Wiltshire Pension Fund

Highly Commended: Border to Coast Pension Partnership

Finalists:
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Cornwall Pension Fund
London Borough of Camden Pension Fund
Wiltshire Pension Fund

More

Best Climate Change Strategy

Sponsored by: J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Winner: Environment Agency Pension Fund

Highly Commended: East Sussex Pension Fund

Finalists:
The City and County of Swansea Pension Fund
East Sussex Pension Fund
Environment Agency Pension Fund
London Borough of Newham
London Borough of Tower Hamlets Pension Fund

More

Good Governance Award

Sponsored by: Aon

Winner: Border to Coast Pensions Partnership

Finalists:
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Essex Pension Fund
West Yorkshire Pension Fund

More

Investment Innovation

Sponsored by: Churchill Asset Management

Winner: Merseyside Pension Fund

Highly Commended: Local Pensions Partnership Investments

Finalists:
Local Pensions Partnership Investments and London CIV
London Borough of Waltham Forest
Merseyside Pension Fund
The City and County of Swansea Pension Fund

More

LGPS Fund of the Year (assets over £2.5 billion)

Sponsored by: Aviva Investors

Winner: East Sussex Pension Fund

Highly Commended: NILGOSC

Finalists:
East Sussex Pension Fund
NILGOSC
North East Scotland Pension Fund
The City and County of Swansea Pension Fund

More

LGPS Fund of the Year (assets under £2.5 billion)

Sponsored by: Darwin Alternatives

Winner: Scottish Borders Council Pension Fund

Highly Commended: London Borough of Barnet

Finalists:
Cornwall Pension Fund
London Borough of Barnet
Scottish Borders Council Pension Fund

More

LGPS Investment Strategy of the Year

Sponsored by: Natixis Investment Managers

Winner: GLIL Infrastructure

Finalists:
GLIL Infrastructure
The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Pension Fund
Westminster Pension Fund

More

Outstanding Contribution of the Year

Winner: Faith Ward

Highly Commended: Rishi Madlani

Finalists:
Faith Ward
The Impact Investing Institute
Pensions for Purpose
Rishi Madlani

More

Rising Star

Sponsored by: Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Winner: Jacqueline Jackson

Finalists:
Jacqueline Jackson
Sean Johns
Rishi Madlani
Julia Stevens

More

Scheme Administration Award

Sponsored by: Cheyne Capital

Winner: NILGOSC

Finalists:
Greater Manchester Pension Fund
NILGOSC
North East Scotland Pension Fund
West Yorkshire Pension Fund

More

Pool of the Year

Sponsored by: T. Rowe Price

Winner: Wales Pension Partnership

More

Judges' Award

Winners: Robert Holloway & Jeff Houston

More

Advisor Awards
Winners

Emerging Markets Manager of the Year

Winner: J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Finalists:
J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Neuberger Berman

More

Equity Manager of the Year

Winner: Storebrand Asset Management

Finalists:
Dodge & Cox
Harris Associates (Natixis Investment Managers)
Storebrand Asset Management
T. Rowe Price

More

Fixed Income and/or Credit Manager of the Year

Winner: BlueBay Asset Management

Finalists:
BlueBay Asset Management
Fidelity International
T. Rowe Price
TOBAM

More

Impact Manager of the Year

Winner: WHEB Asset Management

Finalists:
Capital Dynamics
Impax Asset Management
Resonance
WHEB Asset Management

More

Infrastructure Award

Winner: Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Finalists:
Columbia Threadneedle Investments
Darwin Alternative Investment Management
J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Pantheon

More

Investment Advisory Service of the Year

Winner: Hymans Robertson

Finalists:
bfinance
Hymans Robertson

More

LGPS Fund Manager of the Year

Winner: HarbourVest Partners

Finalists:
Capital Dynamics
Gresham House
HarbourVest Partners
Pantheon

More

LGPS Service Provider of the Year

Winner: Aon

Finalists:
Aon
BlackRock

More

Private Markets Manager of the Year

Winner: Churchill Asset Management

Finalists:
BlackRock Alternative Investors
Capital Dynamics
Churchill Asset Management
HarbourVest Partners

More

Property Manager of the Year

Winner: Fidelity International

Finalists:
CBRE Investment Management
Cheyne Capital
Fidelity International
Legal and General Investment Management

More

Gallery

History