A Madison mutual fund is earning high honors along with some of the nation's biggest mutual fund companies.
Thompson Bond Fund is getting the 2018 Lipper Fund Award as Best Fund for its three-year and 10-year performance, as of Nov. 30, 2017, in the short-intermediate investment-grade debt funds category.
Thompson Bond Fund is ranked No. 1 of 43 mutual funds for three-year returns and No. 1 of 31 mutual funds for the 10-year period.
The bond fund, part of Thompson IM Funds, was established in 1992 and has $2.6 billion in assets. It is managed by James T. Evans; Jason L. Stephens; and John W. Thompson.
This is the third time the Thompson Bond Fund has won the 10-year time period award from the Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards.
Thompson Investment Management, Madison, is advisor to all three Thompson IM Funds.