Quality pays off: Universal Investment Group receives several prestigious awards in 2023


01. December 2023

Frankfurt am Main

Keith Milne, CEO and Country Head of Universal Investment Ireland, was pleased to receive the Asset Servicing Times award together with Orlagh Byrne, Damien Owens, Helen Purdy, and Julian Mayo.

Quality pays off: At the Asset Servicing Times Awards , we earned the title of ‘European Fund Administrator of the Year’. The Asset Servicing Times Industry Excellence Awards 2023 recognise the hard work, innovation, and dedication that drive the fund industry. These awards, judged by the independent Securities Services Advisory Group, represent true merit in our field.

At the Hedgeweek and Private Equity Wire European Credit Awards 2023 , we were honoured as the 'Best Fund Administrator - Structured Credit'. These awards highlight the best in credit fund performance and service excellence. Knowing that the nominations are derived from a survey involving more than 100 credit fund managers and industry specialists makes this win even more special. 

At the Global Brand Awards , Global Brands Magazine named us the ‘Best Fund Service Platform in Europe in 2023’. The Global Brand Awards acknowledge excellence in various sectors, including Finance, highlighting exceptional service delivery, and providing global recognition.

We dedicate all these accolades to our valued clients. Thank you for the continued partnership and trust. As a fund service platform, we are only successful if our clients are successful!

A special thank you also to our ManCo and fund admin entities in Luxembourg, Germany, and Ireland, and, including UI efa , as well as our teams in Poland for your unwavering passion in driving our clients' success.

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