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Natixis Asset Management commended at 2018 Lipper Fund Awards for Europe


The 2018 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards for Europe, which took place on March 20, again singled out the Natixis Souverains Euro R (C) fund* for an award in the "Bond EMU-Government" category, applauding the fund’s 10-year performance.

Over a 5-year period, Natixis Souverains Euro R (C) posted a net performance of 20.98% vs. 22.55% for its benchmark, the JP Morgan EMU global1.

The Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards seek to identify funds and asset managers that have posted the best risk-adjusted performances as compared to their competitors, across more than 20 countries, based on the specific Lipper methodology, a Thomson Reuters fund analysis subsidiary.

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1 Source: Natixis Asset Management at 01/31/2018.

Performances refer to previous years. Past performances are not a reliable indicator of future performances.
Reference to a ranking, award and/or rating does not indicate the future performance of the fund or the fund manager. Methodology available at

* Natixis Souverains Euro is a French-law SICAV open-ended investment company (“Société anonyme à capital variable”) authorized by the French financial markets authority AMF and managed by Natixis Asset Management. It seeks to derive benefits from the euro area sovereign bond market via an opportunity-driven conviction-based active fund management approach, with a certain degree of capital risk.

Natixis Souverains Euro enables investors to take advantage of potential performances on the financial markets in exchange for a degree of risk, particularly capital risk, risk related to the temporary acquisition and disposal of securities and to management of financial guarantees, interest rate risk, credit risk, inflation risk, exposure risk, discretionary management risk, counterparty risk. The fund’s characteristics, risk and return profile, and fees are outlined in the Key Investor Information Document. Investors should comply with the minimum recommended investment timeframe. Investors should read the Key Investor Information Document before any investment.

This document is available on request from Natixis and on the website

The benchmark is the JP Morgan EMU global, which is representative of the performance of euro area sovereign bonds, regardless of their maturity. The JP Morgan EMU Global index is provided by JP MORGAN, website

Natixis Asset Management – Asset management company regulated by AMF under n° GP 90-009 – Limited Liability Company with share capital of €50,434,604.76 – RCS Number Paris 329 450 738 – Registered Office: 21 quai d’Austerlitz, 75013 Paris.

On 3 April 2018, Natixis Asset Management became Ostrum Asset Management.