2022 Shortlist

Congratulations to everyone who made the 2022 FMYA shortlist! To find out how the shortlist is created, please visit the methodology page. 


UK Growth

  • Allianz UK Listed Opportunities Fund
  • Artemis UK Select Fund
  • Aviva Investors UK Listed Equity Unconstrained Fund 
  • MI Chelverton UK Equity Growth Fund 
  • Royal London Sustainable Leaders Trust
  • Slater Growth Fund 
  • Slater Recovery Fund 
  • TM CRUX UK Special Situations Fund 
  • TM Stonehage Fleming Opportunities Fund 

U K Smaller Companies

  •   Aviva Investors UK Smaller Companies Fund 
  • FTF Franklin UK Smaller Companies Fund 
  • J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  • LF Gresham House UK Micro Cap Fund 
  • Liontrust UK Micro Cap Fund 
  • Liontrust UK Smaller Companies Fund 
  • Royal London UK Smaller Companies Fund 
  • TM Stonehage Fleming AIM Fund 
  • VT Teviot UK Smaller Companies Fund 

UK Equity Income 

  • Allianz UK Listed Equity Income Fund
  • Artemis Income Fund 
  • GAM UK Equity Income Fund 
  • JPM UK Equity Income Fund 
  • LF Gresham House UK Multi Cap Income Fund 
  • Octopus UK Multi Cap Income Fund 
  • Rathbone Income Fund 
  • TM Redwheel UK Equity Income Fund 

Global Income 

  • Aegon Global Equity Income Fund 
  • Artemis Global Income Fund 
  • Aviva Investors Global Equity Income Fund 
  • Baillie Gifford Global Income Growth Fund 
  • Baillie Gifford Responsible Global Equity Income Fund 
  • Guinness Global Equity Income Fund 
  • JPM Global Equity Income Fund 
  • Lazard Global Equity Income Fund 
  • Liontrust Global Dividend Fund 

Global Growth

  • Axiom Concentrated Global Growth Equity Fund 
  • Brown Advisory Global Leaders Fund 
  • Fiera Capital Global Equity Fund 
  • Guinness Global Innovators Fund 
  • Nordea 1 - Global Climate and Environment Fund 
  • Pictet-Premium Brands Fund 
  • Royal London Global Equity Select Fund 
  • Schroder International Selection Fund
  • Seilern World Growth Fund 
  • CT Global Focus Fund


  • ASI Europe ex UK Smaller Companies Fund
  • BlackRock Continental European Fund
  • Comgest Growth Europe ex UK Fund 
  • GAM Star Continental European Equity Fund 
  • IFSL Marlborough European Special Situations Fund 
  • Liontrust European Dynamic Fund
  • MI Chelverton European Select Fund 
  • Mirabaud - Discovery Europe ex UK Fund 
  • CT European Fund

North America

  • Brown Advisory US Flexible Equity Fund 
  • Brown Advisory US Sustainable Growth Fund 
  • Comgest Growth America Fund 
  • Fiera Capital US Equity Fund 
  • Legg Mason ClearBridge US Equity Sustainability Leaders Fund 
  • Natixis International Funds (Lux) I - Harris Associates U.S Value Equity Fund 
  • Seilern America Fund 
  • SVS Sanlam North American Equity Fund 
  • T.Rowe Price Funds SICAV - US Smaller Companies Equity Fund 
  • Threadneedle American Smaller Companies Fund 


  • Goldman Sachs India Equity Portfolio
  • Ashoka India Opportunities Fund
  • Kotak Funds - India Midcap Fund 
  • Mirae Asset Global Discovery Fund - India Sector Leader Equity Fund
  • Nomura Funds India Equity
  • RAMS India Equities Portfolio Fund 
  • Robeco Indian Equities Fund
  • Stewart Investors Indian Subcontinent Sustainability Fund 
  • UTI India Dynamic Equity Fund 


  • AB SICAV I - China A Shares Equity Portfolio 
  • Allianz All China Equity Fund 
  • Allianz China A Shares Fund 
  • Baillie Gifford China Fund 
  • Barings Hong Kong China Fund 
  • FSSA Greater China Growth Fund 
  • J.P Morgan Funds - Greater China Fund 
  • Matthews Asia Funds China Fund 
  • Schroder International Selection Fund (ISF) Greater China


  • Goldman Sachs Japan Equity Partners Portfolio 
  • FSSA Japan Focus Fund
  • Janus Henderson Horizon Japanese Smaller Companies Fund 
  • JPM Japan Fund 
  • Jupiter Japan Income Fund 
  • Jupiter Japan Select Fund 
  • Pictet-Japanese Equity Opportunities Fund 
  • Pictet-Japanese Equity Selection Fund 
  • CT Japan Fund 

Asia Pacific ex Japan

  • Baillie Gifford Pacific Fund 
  • Fidelity Asia Pacific Opportunities Fund 
  • Matthews Asia Funds Asia Ex Japan Dividend Fund 
  • New Capital Asia Future Leaders Fund 
  • Nomura Funds Ireland plc – Asia Ex-Japan High Conviction Fund
  • Polar Capital Asian Stars Fund 
  • Veritas Asian Fund
  • Wellington Asian Opportunities Fund

Emerging Markets 

  • Aberdeen Standard SICAV I - Emerging Markets Smaller Companies Fund
  • Baillie Gifford Emerging Markets Leading Companies Fund
  • BlackRock Emerging Markets Fund
  • Capital Group Emerging Markets Growth Fund (LUX)
  • Goldman Sachs Emerging Markets Equity Portfolio
  • GQG Partners Emerging Markets Equity Fund
  • Invesco Global Emerging Markets Fund
  • Jupiter Global Emerging Markets Focus Fund
  • Polar Capital Emerging Market Stars Fund


£ Strategic Bond

  • Aegon Strategic Bond Fund
  • Federated Hermes Unconstrained Credit Fund
  • Invesco Monthly Income Plus Fund
  • Janus Henderson Fixed Interest Monthly Income Fund
  • Legal & General Dynamic Bond Fund
  • Nomura Funds Global Dynamic Bond Fund
  • Sanlam Hybrid Capital Bond Fund
  • Waverton Sterling Bond Fund

£ Corporate Bond 

  • Aegon Investment Grade Bond Fund
  • ASI (SLI) Corporate Bond Fund
  • BNY Mellon Global Credit Fund
  • Invesco Corporate Bond Fund
  • Jupiter Corporate Bond Fund
  • Rathbone Ethical Bond Fund
  • Royal London Corporate Bond Fund
  • Royal London Sterling Credit Fund
  • Schroder All Maturities Corporate Bond Fund

£ High Yield Bond 

  • Aegon High Yield Bond Fund
  • ASI High Yield Bond Fund
  • GlobalAccess Global High Yield Bond Fund
  • Goldman Sachs ESG-Enhanced Europe High Yield Bond Portfolio
  • Invesco High Yield Fund
  • Liontrust GF High Yield Bond Fund
  • Lord Abbett High Yield Fund
  • Schroder High Yield Opportunities Fund

Global Emerging Market Bond

  • Barings Emerging Market Corporate Debt Fund
  • Barings Emerging Markets Debt Short Duration Fund
  • BlueBay Emerging Market Bond Fund
  • Eaton Vance Emerging Markets Debt Opportunities Fund
  • Goldman Sachs Emerging Markets Corporate Bond Portfolio
  • Lazard Emerging Markets Total Return Debt Fund
  • M&G Emerging Markets Bond Fund
  • Pictet Global Emerging Debt Fund
  • Vontobel Fund Emerging Market Corporate Bond

Global High Yield Bond 

  • AXA World Funds US Dynamic High Yield Bonds Fund
  • Barings Global High Yield Bond Fund UCITS
  • Barings U.S. High Yield Bond Fund
  • Barclays GlobalAccess Global High Yield Bond Fund
  • Nomura Funds Ireland plc – Nomura Funds US High Yield Bond Fund
  • PGIM Broad Market U.S. High Yield Bond Fund
  • PGIM European High Yield Bond Fund
  • Pictet-US High Yield Fund
  • T. Rowe Price Funds SICAV - Global High Yield Bond Fund

Global Corporate Bond 

  • A llspring (Lux) Worldwide Fund - USD Investment Grade Credit Fund
  • Capital Group US Corporate Bond Fund (LUX)
  • Invesco Global Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund
  • J.PMorgan Funds - Global Corporate Bond Fund
  • MFS Meridian Funds - U.S. Corporate Bond Fund
  • PGIM Global Corporate Bond Fund
  • PGIM US Corporate Bond Fund
  • PIMCO GIS Global Investment Grade Credit ESG Fund
  • Robeco Global Credits Fund

Global Bond 

  • BlueBay Investment Grade Global Aggregate Bond Fund
  • BMO Global Total Return Bond (GBP Hedged) Fund
  • Dodge & Cox Global Bond Fund
  • FTF Brandywine Global Income Optimiser Fund
  • Lord Abbett Multi Sector Income Fund
  • Neuberger Berman Strategic Income Fund
  • RobecoSAM SDG Credit Income Fund
  • CT Dollar Bond Fund
  • Waverton Global Strategic Bond Fund

Multi-Asset and Absolute Return 

Mixed Investment 0-35% Shares

  • BlackRock Consensus 35 Fund
  • Fidelity Multi Asset Income Fund
  • Goldman Sachs Global Multi-Asset Conservative Portfolio
  • Jupiter Merlin Conservative Portfolio
  • LF Canlife Portfolio III Fund
  • Premier Miton Defensive Multi Asset Fund
  • Thesis Brunsdon Cautious Growth Fund
  • TM UBS (UK) - Global Yield Fund
  • VT AJ Bell Cautious Fund

Mixed Investment 20-60% Shares

  • Barclays Wealth Global Markets 3 Fund
  • Courtiers Total Return Cautious Risk Fund
  • EF Tellsons Endeavour Fund
  • Goldman Sachs ESG-Enhanced Global Multi-Asset Balanced Portfolio
  • Invesco Global Income Fund (UK)
  • LF Ruffer Total Return Fund
  • Royal London Sustainable Diversified Trust
  • Waverton Multi-Asset Income Fund

Mixed Investment 40-85% Shares

  • BlackRock Balanced Growth Portfolio Fund
  • BNY Mellon Multi-Asset Balanced Fund
  • Courtiers Total Return Balanced Risk Fund
  • LF Waverton Portfolio Fund
  • Liontrust Balanced Fund
  • MGTS Sentinel Growth Portfolio
  • Premier Miton Diversified Growth Fund
  • Royal London Sustainable World Trust

Flexible Investment

  • Barclays Wealth Global Markets 5 Fund
  • BNY Mellon Multi-Asset Growth Fund
  • Courtiers Total Return Growth Fund
  • Fidelity Multi Asset Adventurous Fund
  • Liontrust Sustainable Future Managed Growth Fund
  • MGTS Sentinel Enterprise Portfolio
  • Premier Miton Worldwide Opportunities Fund
  • VT AJ Bell Global Growth Fund

Absolute Return

  • BlackRock European Absolute Alpha Fund
  • BNY Mellon Multi-Asset Diversified Return Fund
  • BNY Mellon Sustainable Real Return Fund
  • FP Pictet Multi Asset Portfolio
  • GAM Star Global Rates Fund
  • LF Brook Absolute Return Fund
  • Polar Capital Global Absolute Return Fund
  • SVS Brooks Macdonald Defensive Capital Fund
  • TMI Diversified Assets Fund

Fund Industry Awards

Group of the Year (based on shortlist funds)

  • Baillie Gifford
  • Barings
  • BlackRock
  • BNY Mellon Investment Management
  • Columbia Threadneedle Investments
  • Goldman Sachs Asset Management
  • Invesco
  • J.P.Morgan Asset Management
  • Jupiter Asset Management
  • Liontrust
  • Pictet Asset Management
  • Royal London Asset Management

Special Awards (announced on the night)

  • Outstanding Fund Manager Achievement Award (decided by the judges)
  • Outstanding Investment Industry Achievement Award (to be decided by the judges)
  • Outstanding Contribution to the Investment Industry
  • Outstanding Contribution to Diversity & Inclusion in the Investment Industry (decided by the judges)