Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (Yoshio Hishida, President; hereinafter "SuMi TRUST") received awards in multiple categories in the Asia Asset Management (AAM) Best of the Best 2023 Awards.

SuMi TRUST is pleased to announce that it has received the "Best of the Best Awards" presented by Asia Asset Management.

Asia Asset Management is a Hong Kong-based professional journal launched in 1995. It provides information on the asset management industry in the Asia-Pacific region. Best of the Best Awards is an annual awards program that recognizes financial institutions and pension funds for outstanding achievements over the past calendar year.

SuMi TRUST has received awards in the following four categories. The PERFORMANCE award is awarded for strong investment performance, and the COUNTRY awards compares the achievement and skill of companies in each country and their overall impact in shaping the nation's asset management sector.

Japan Large Cap Equity (3 years)

COUNTRY awards - Japan:
Best Equity Manager
Best REITs Manager
Best Impact Investing Manager

Please refer to the following site of Asia Asset Management for details on the Best of the Best Awards.

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