2012 SMA International Equity Manager of the Year, No. 1: Invesco Ltd.
Three key ingredients—philosophy, team and process—helped Invesco’s International ADR Growth SMA/Wrap make this year’s cut.
2012 Small-Cap Equity SMA Manager of the Year: Kayne Anderson Rudnick
‘Research is our lifeblood,’ says Jon Christensen, who manages the small- and mid-cap portfolios, and that has helped the firm weather the rocky ride in the small-cap space.
Envestnet Closes on Prima Capital Acquisition
Prima’s Gib Watson becomes group president of Envestnet | Prima in latest expansion by Envestnet.
2012 Mid-Cap SMA Manager of the Year: Geneva Capital Management
Geneva likes mid-cap companies, says principal and portfolio manager Michelle Picard, because they’re past the volatile, entrepreneurial small-cap stage and management is focused, yet they haven’t reached the large-cap space where growth is harder to achieve.
2012 Large-Cap SMA Manager of the Year Co-Winner: Santa Barbara Asset Management
Santa Barbara's Jim Boothe says he looks for “clean balance sheets, very strong cash flow and a commitment to dividends.”
How the Best Money Managers Exploit Market Inefficiencies
Several winners of this year’s SMA Managers of the Year highlight the different ways that managers with a strong alpha thesis add value to a portfolio.
2012 SMA Managers of the Year: How We Picked Them
An obvious and oft-asked question after announcing the SMA Managers of the Year is how, exactly, they were chosen? Here's how it works.
2012 Large-Cap SMA Manager of the Year Co-Winner: BRC Investment Management
BRC Investment Management's Large-Cap Concentrated Equity Portfolio is one of two large-cap SMA portfolios honored as a 2012 Separately Managed Account Manager of the Year.
SMA Managers of the Year; Building a Business With Talent: April Investment Advisor—Slideshow
The dividend story has been retold many times, but just because we’ve heard it before doesn’t make it a bad tale.
2012 SMA Managers of the Year: Calm, Cool and Confident
The one thing seen among all of these winners? “Dividend yield,” says Gib Watson, president and CEO of Prima Capital, IA's longtime partner in choosing the annual Separately Managed Account Managers of the Year.