DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Curian Capital, LLC (www.curian.com), an asset management company that manufactures and distributes a comprehensive suite of investment strategies and asset management solutions to financial advisors, received six marketing and two industry awards in 2012.
Curian’s marketing materials garnered two Awards of Excellence and one Award of Distinction at the 18th Annual Communicator Awards, two Awards of Excellence at the 54th Annual Insurance Marketing and Communications Association (IMCA) Awards and one Award of Excellence at the 23rd Annual Apex Awards. All three organizations honor creative excellence and recognize outstanding marketing and communications materials.
The highlighted awards included a brochure and direct mail campaign promoting the firm’s “YOU” concept, which provides advisors with customizable client-facing materials and a comprehensive suite of tools, allowing them to differentiate themselves and articulate their value proposition. Another advisor-customized brochure, titled “Weathering the Perfect Storm,” was honored for its exceptional design, illustration and typography.
Additionally, Curian received two awards from the 10th annual NOVA Awards, sponsored and judged by Money Management Executive and National Investment Company Service Association (NICSA). The NOVA Awards honor outstanding leadership and achievement in mutual fund operations and marketing.
Michael Bell, Curian president and chief executive officer, earned the Platinum Award for Visionary Leadership for his efforts to evaluate and enhance the firm’s product offerings, technology capabilities, practice management services and expansion into new markets. Curian also received a Platinum Award in the “Creativity in Marketing” category for its unique and effective brochures and mobile applications for financial professionals.
“These awards exemplify Curian’s commitment to investor success through advisor excellence,” said Bell. “This is a significant achievement for our organization and all of our employees at Curian should be honored by the recognition. It’s truly rewarding when our commitment to innovation and dedication to helping our clients is acknowledged by the industry.”
About Curian Capital
Curian Capital, LLC (www.Curian.com) is an asset management company that manufactures and distributes a comprehensive suite of investment strategies and asset management solutions to financial advisors and institutional clients. The company has $10.4 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2012.
Curian Capital is an indirect subsidiary of Prudential plc (NYSE: PUK), a company incorporated and with its principal place of business in the United Kingdom. Prudential plc and its affiliated companies constitute one of the world's leading financial service groups. It provides insurance and financial services directly and through its subsidiaries and affiliates throughout the world. It has been in existence for more than 160 years and had more than $570 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2012. Prudential plc is not affiliated in any manner with Prudential Financial, Inc., a company whose principal place of business is in the United States of America.
Curian Capital, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor, provides customized investment management products and services. Curian Clearing LLC (member FINRA/SIPC) is the exclusive broker for these programs, for which it provides brokerage execution, processing and custody services. Investing in securities involves certain risks, including possible loss of principal.