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A history of distinction

Awards & Accolades

Awards & Accolades

PIMCO’s deep bench of industry-leading talent, combined with our time-tested investment process, has helped us deliver attractive long-term returns for our clients – it has also garnered a wealth of industry awards and accolades.

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Morningstar U.S. Fixed Income Fund Manager of the Year Nominees:

2017 Dan Ivascyn and Alfred Murata, PIMCO Income Fund (PIMIX)

2017 Scott Mather, Mark Kiesel and Mihir Worah, PIMCO Total Return Fund (PTTRX)

2015 Jerome Schneider and team, PIMCO Short-Term Fund (PTSHX)

2013 Dan Ivascyn and Alfred Murata, PIMCO Income Fund (PIMIX)

2012 Mark Kiesel, PIMCO Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund (PIGIX)

2011 Scott Mather and team, PIMCO Global Bond Fund (U.S. Dollar-Hedged) (PGBIX), PIMCO Global Bond Fund (Unhedged) (PIGLX), PIMCO Foreign Bond Fund (U.S. Dollar-Hedged) (PFORX), and PIMCO Foreign Bond (Unhedged) (PFUIX)

2010 Mark Kiesel, PIMCO Investment Grade Corporate Bond Fund (PIGIX)

Australian Morningstar Awards 2015, 2016 and 2017 Australian Fund Manager of the Year

Fixed Interest Category

Morningstar's 2015 and 2017 Best Fund House

Fixed Income (Hong Kong)

Morningstar's 2015 Best Fund House

Larger Fixed Income (Spain, Austria, Germany, Luxembourg)

Fixed Income (Singapore)

2018 Thomson Reuters Lipper United States Fund Award Winners

PIMIX | PIMCO Income Fund, Institutional

The Lipper Fund Awards recognized the Fund for the 5 and 10 year performance periods out of 61 and 40 funds, respectively, under the Multi-Sector Income Funds Classification.

PTSHX | PIMCO Short-Term Fund, Institutional

The Lipper Fund Awards recognized the Fund for the 3, 5 and 10 year performance periods out of 40, 35 and 22 funds, respectively, under the Ultra-Short Obligations Funds Classification.

PIMCO Highlights

PIMCO is one of the world’s premier fixed income investment managers.

More than 2,300

Employees around the world


Global offices throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia


Global investment professionals


Portfolio Managers with an average of 15 years of experience


Investment professionals who have been at PIMCO for 10 years or more


Global Credit Analysts


Sector Specialty Desks


Analytics/Asset Experts


Investors worldwide

$1.71 trillion

Assets under management

As of 30 June 2018


Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the funds carefully before investing. This and other information are contained in the fund’s prospectus and summary prospectus, if available, which may be obtained by contacting your investment professional or PIMCO representative. Click here for a complete list of the PIMCO Funds prospectuses and summary prospectuses. Please read them carefully before you invest or send money.
The Morningstar U.S. Fixed Income Manager of the Year award is based on the strength of the manager, performance, strategy and firm’s stewardship.

The Morningstar Australian Fund Manager of the Year Award identifies and recognizes the Australia-domiciled fund manager which, in Morningstar’s opinion, has demonstrated funds management excellence across multiple asset classes in the year for which the award has been made.

Morningstar Best Fund House is a quantitatively driven award that recognizes fund management companies that have delivered sustained outperformance on a risk-adjusted basis across their fund line-ups. Morningstar Awards 2018 ©. Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved
The Lipper Fund Awards calculation periods extend over 36, 60, and 120 months. The highest Lipper Leader for Consistent Return (Effective Return) value within each eligible classification determines the fund classification winner over three, five, or 10 years. For a detailed explanation, please review the Lipper Leaders methodology document on lipperalpha.financial.thomsonreuters.com/lipper.

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