Nicsa (National Investment Company Service Association) is the trade association that focuses on promoting operational excellence and advancing the interests of the asset management and investment industry.
Each year, Nicsa recognizes industry leaders for innovation and leadership within the asset management industry. The Nicsa NOVA Awards aim to showcase best-in-class initiatives, technologies, and leadership in asset management today.
The awards recognize outstanding organizations and industry professionals that excel in the field of asset management by demonstrating exemplary leadership and innovation. Considerations include creative design and implementation of business initiatives resulting in positive and long-lasting contribution to their respective company and the industry as a whole.
The Nicsa NOVA Award for Innovation in Distribution recognizes notable achievements to improve and enhance the distribution of asset management products as a result of transformational utilization of technology solutions, business intelligence and data analytics. Honorees have made groundbreaking changes which have resulted in transformation to distribution strategies for asset management products and the optimization of their distribution partnerships. The award also considers achievements in providing value added services to clients as part of their distribution strategy.