Asset management companies received a number of awards at the 2017 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards Nov. 8.

The awards honour funds and fund management firms that have excelled in providing consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to their peers.

Renowned fund data and proprietary methodology is the foundation of the award qualification. Individual classifications of three-, five-, and 10-year periods, as well as fund families with high average scores for the three-year period are recognized.

Among the winners in various categories were Manulife Investments, Canoe Financial LP, Mawer Investment Management Ltd., RBC Global Asset Management Inc. and Invesco Canada Ltd.