The STAR Awards program was designed to honor the fund industry for its extraordinary efforts to communicate with and market to investors in ways that support shareholders and their investment goals. For 20 years, the STAR Awards program has distinguished itself as the premier fund industry competition that encourages excellence and fosters improvement and innovation.
Each year, millions of dollars are spent by the fund industry to communicate with shareholders and advisors, educate investors and the public, meet legal and regulatory requirements and market products and services. The STAR Awards program recognizes the extraordinary efforts of fund companies to communicate with their various constituencies and help investors understand and benefit from mutual fund investing.
The program stands as the only competition of its kind, judged by industry professionals, and recognized by the media as an important barometer of excellence.