Skip to content

Welcome to our new website

White marble with beams of light heading down Unsplash 2000x1125 16 9 tiny

Evli is once again ranked as “the Best Institutional Asset Manager” in overall quality assessment among 14 asset management companies, in the recent Kantar Prospera "External Asset Management Finland 2021" -client survey. Evli's overall performance score was 4.13 (scale 1-5).

Award Evli Prospera External Asset Management 2021 Finland news 2This year's strong result is a continuation of Evli's excellent track record in Kantar Prospera’s institutional client surveys, in which Evli has been ranked first for five consecutive years (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019) and second in 2020, based on the overall quality assessment.

Evli is also the most widely used institutional asset manager in Finland for the fifth consecutive year. Over 66 percent of the respondents use Evli's asset management services.

Evli's brand strength in Finnish asset management services is again assessed as the strongest this year. On a scale from 1-5, Evli received special praise for portfolio management competence (4.23), product quality (4.00), sustainable investment expertise (3.98) and sales personnel competence (4.27).

“I would like to express my sincere gratitude to all our clients for their trust in our expertise. Asset management is a relationship of trust, and our long-term clients value the strong skills of our experienced and committed staff. We will continue to focus on systematic development in all areas of asset management to meet our clients' needs, as exemplified by our responsible investment development work, which was again appreciated by our clients this year. In addition, in alternative asset classes such as infrastructure, private equity, private debt and forestry, we offer our clients strong analytical and investment expertise as well as access to the world's leading funds," Evli Bank's Head of Institutional Clients, Kim Pessala comments on the survey results.

In the 2021 survey conducted by Kantar Prospera, Finnish institutional investors assessed the quality of 14 asset managers based on 13 quality criteria. The respondents viewed the most important criteria in selecting an asset manager to be portfolio management competence, track record and product quality. Survey respondents included insurance companies, pension institutions, endowments and foundations, cities, parish unions, universities as well as other institutional investors.

The best asset management in Finland

Kantar Prospera

Best institutional asset manager
2021, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Second best institutional asset manager
2020, 2014, 2013

SFR Scandinavian Financial Research

Best institutional asset manager
2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Second best institutional asset manager

For more information, please contact:

Timo Hovi, Director, Evli Bank Plc, tel. +358 9 4766 9306,

Kim Pessala, Head of Institutional Clients, Evli Bank Plc, tel. +358 9 4766 9141,

You might also be interested in