TAIPEI — Bloomberg LP and the Taipei Foundation of Finance (TFF)
announced today the winners of the 2012 TFF-Bloomberg Best Fund
Award in Taipei. The award recognizes asset management funds for
their track record of success, growth and resilience and for
promoting transparency and openness in Asian capital markets.

More than 1,150 funds were qualified to compete in the domestic
and foreign categories for the TFF-Bloomberg Best Fund Award, a
well-known mark of recognition in the Taiwanese fund industry. This
year a total of 78 funds were awarded of which 22 funds were selected
to receive the “Domestic Fund Award”, based on data and analytics
provided by National Taiwan University professors.

The 56 “Foreign Fund Award” winners were selected by TFF based on
Bloomberg’s Fund Scoring Model, which analyzes the overall
performance and risk exposure of each qualifying fund. Awards went
to foreign funds in three categories – three-year, five-year and
10-year performance, including: KGI Pan-Asia Taiwan Enterprises
Fund (3-year), IBT North American Income Trust Fund (3- & 5-year),
Fuh-Hwa Global Fixed Income Fund of Fund (3- & 5-year), Prudential
Financial Emerging Market Selection Fund (3-year), Allianz Global
Investors Asian Pacific Dynamic Strategy Fund (5-year), JPM Taiwan
Global Balanced Fund (5-year), Hwa Olympic Global Fund (5-year)
and FSITC Asia Technology Fund (10-year).

“We are honored to be the data sponsor of the TFF-Bloomberg Best
Fund Awards again,” said Matthew Rees, head of sales for
Bloomberg’s Asia Pacific region. “Our work to support this award
is a clear indicator of Bloomberg’s commitment to supporting
transparency and openness in Asian capital markets, providing
global and local data and analytics, leading-edge technology and
financial information for decision makers.”

The award ceremony will be held at the Far Eastern Plaza Hotel at
14:00 on March 21st 2012. The event is open to all members of the
securities, investment trust and advisory industries, along with
representatives from winning funds and the press.

About Taipei Foundation of Finance (TFF)
Organizer: www.tff.org.tw

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Contacts for Bloomberg:
Stella Xu, +86 10 6649 7551, sxu43@bloomberg.net
Anne Karumo, +65 8112 6409, BloombergAsia@cognitomedia.com

Contact for Taipei Foundation of Finance:
Jube Tai, (02)2388 9508 ext. 210, jubetai@tff.org.tw