First State Investments aims to be recognised as world-class for all the asset categories that we manage.The following awards are testament to our investment approach, and the expertise of our excellent, hard-working teams.


We continue to focus on developing quality investment capabilities and look forward to building on this success.


Asia Asset Management - Best of the Best Awards 2019

Asia Pacific Equity ex-Japan (10 Years)

China A-Share Equity (3 Years)

Global Infrastructure (3 Years)

Best Responsible Investor (Regional)

Best Infrastructure Manager (Regional)

BENCHMARK Fund of the Year Awards 2018

Top Funds - Retail Class (Best-in-Class)

Asia Pacific ex-Japan Equity
First State Asian Equity Plus Fund I

Hong Kong Equity
First State Hong Kong Growth Fund I

Citywire Asia Awards 2019

Best Hong Kong Manager – Hong Kong Equity
Martin Lau
Richard Jones

Best Hong Kong Manager – Indian Equity
Vinay Agarwal

Fund Selector Asia Awards Hong Kong 2019

Greater China/China Equity - Gold Award
First State China Growth Fund

Morningstar Awards 2019 Hong kong

Best Hong Kong Equity Fund
First State Hong Kong Growth I USD Acc

Best Asia Pacific Equity Fund
First State Asian Equity Plus I USD Acc

Lipper Fund Awards Hong Kong 2019

2018 Asian Private Banker Asset Management Award for Excellence

Best Fund Provider - Greater China Equity