Lonsec and SuperRatings have announced the winners of this year’s Fund of the Year Awards, which were held virtually for the second year in a row.

The Lonsec Manager of the Year was awarded to First Sentier Investors in recognition of their strong investment approach right across their suite of products.

“First Sentier Investors has a strong track record, not just in performance, but also driving positive change with their investment products, having integrated ESG across their business.” said Lonsec Research Executive Director, Lorraine Robinson.

“Congratulations to First Sentier Investors and all the other winners and nominees in this year’s awards.”

First Sentier Investors CEO, Mark Steinberg, commented “First Sentier Investors has always had a focus on delivering sustainable long-term outcomes for our clients. We are very proud to receive this award as recognition of that commitment.”

The SuperRatings Fund of the Year went to UniSuper, recognising their strong assessments across the main judging categories, with strong performance, competitive fees and an ongoing focus on members.

“UniSuper has continued to deliver strong net benefit outcomes over the past twelve months, due to competitive fees and strong performance. Coupled with a clear focus on supporting and servicing members, with a range of advice services embedded into their offering, UniSuper demonstrates the benefit of consistent excellence across all aspects of their offering.”

“It is an honour to continue to recognise the best in the superannuation sector and award those funds who, in the last year, have helped their members to navigate a very difficult time.” said SuperRatings Executive Director, Kirby Rappell.

UniSuper CEO, Peter Chun, said “We’re so proud to have won SuperRatings Fund of the Year award. UniSuper is committed to delivering greater retirement outcomes for our members so it’s an honour to be recognised for offering the very best in investment performance, value, and member services, especially now we can welcome all Australians to our fund.”

Full List of Winners


Lonsec Manager of the Year

First Sentier Investors


Lonsec Multi-Asset Fund of the Year

BlackRock Tactical Growth Fund


Lonsec Active Equity Fund of the Year

Hyperion Australian Growth Companies Fund


Lonsec Passive Fund of the Year

VanEck MSCI International Quality ETF – ASX: QUAL


Lonsec Active Fixed Income Fund of the Year

Pendal Short Term Income Securities Fund


Lonsec Property and Infrastructure Fund of the Year

Australian Unity Healthcare Property Trust


Lonsec Alternatives Fund of the Year

Partners Group Global Value Fund


Lonsec Emerging Manager of the Year

Sage Capital


Lonsec Innovation Award

Robeco SDG Credit Income Fund (AUD Hedged) – Class B


SuperRatings Fund of the Year Award



SuperRatings MySuper of the Year 



SuperRatings MyChoice Super of the Year



SuperRatings Pension of the Year



SuperRatings Career Fund of the Year 



SuperRatings Momentum Award



SuperRatings Net Benefit Award

AustralianSuper + HESTA


SuperRatings Smooth Ride Award



SuperRatings Infinity Award

Australian Ethical Super


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