2017 European Single Manager and European Fund of Hedge Funds Awards Winners


European Single Manager Awards 2017 winners:

Performance awards (over one year July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017)

        

European Fund of Hedge Funds Awards 2017 winners:

FoHF performance awards (over one year July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017)

Best equity hedge fund
Lansdowne European Equity Fund (Lansdowne Partners (UK))

 

 

Best equity hedge FoHF
Pictet World Equity Hedge (Pictet Alternative Advisors)

Best event driven hedge fund
Portland Hill Overseas Fund (Portland Hill Asset Management)

   

Best diversified FoHF
Kempen Non-Directional Partnership (Kempen Capital Management)

Best global macro hedge fund
Candriam Global Alpha (Candriam Investors Group)

 


Best fixed income FoHF
Stenham Credit Opportunities (Stenham Asset Management)

Best fixed income hedge fund
Asgard Fixed Income Fund (MOMA Advisors)

 

 

Best multi-strategy FoHF
Mosaic (Pictet Alternative Advisors)

Best credit/distressed hedge fund
Clareant Structured Credit Opportunity Fund II (Alcentra)

 

 

Best emerging markets FoHF
Asian Capital Holdings (Edmond de Rothschild Capital Holdings)

Best volatility hedge fund
Allianz Structured Alpha Strategy (Allianz Global Investors)

 

 

Best emerging manager FoHF
Prima Capital Fund (Fundana)

Best managed futures/CTA hedge fund
Insch Kintore (Insch Capital Management)

 

 

Best sub-$250m FoHF
Ferrum Fund Equity Hedge (Feri Trust)

Best foreign exchange hedge fund
Citi Macro Access: Hathersage G10 Macro Access Strategy (Hathersage Capital Management)

 

 

European FoHF of the year
Asian Capital Holdings (Edmond de Rothschild Capital Holdings)

Best multi-strategy hedge fund
GLG Market Neutral Fund (Man GLG)

 

 

 

Best alternative Ucits fund
MLIS York Asian Event-Driven Ucits Fund (York Capital Management)

 

 

 

Best sub-$100m alternative Ucits fund
MLIS Zeal Greater China Long Short Ucits Fund (Zeal Asset Management)

 

 

 

Best sub-$100m hedge
Peak Core Strategies (Peak AM Alternative Investments)

 

 

 

Hedge fund of the year
MLIS York Asian Event-Driven Ucits Fund (York Capital Management)

 

 

 

Emerging manager performance awards

 
 

Long-term FoHFs awards

Best equity hedge emerging manager
Monterone Partners Long Short Fund (Monterone Partners)

 

 

Best specialist FoHF over five years
Kedge Capital Equity Opportunities (Kedge Capital Fund Management)

Best event driven emerging manager
Melqart Opportunities Fund (Melqart Asset Management)

 

 

Best diversified FoHF over five years
HSBC GH Fund (HSBC Alternative Investments Limited (HAIL)

Best managed futures/CTA emerging manager
SteppenWolf Systematic Intelligence (SteppenWolf Capital)

 

 

Best specialist FoHF over 10 years
Trading Capital Holdings (Edmond de Rothschild Capital Holdings)

Best global macro emerging manager
EDL Global Opportunities Fund (EDL Capital)

 

 

Best diversified FoHF over 10 years
AXA IM All Weather (AXA Investment Managers UK)

Best fixed income/credit emerging manager
Nordkinn Fixed Income Macro Fund (Nordkinn Asset Management

 

 

 

Best multi-strategy emerging manager
Peak Core Strategies (Peak AM Alternative Investments)

 

 

 

Emerging manager of the year
Monterone Partners Long Short Fund (Monterone Partners)

 

 

 

Long-term performance awards

 
 

Specialist FoHFs awards

Best directional hedge fund over five years
Alken Capital Fund - One (Alken Asset Management)

 

 

Best platform
Deutsche Bank Liquid Alternatives Platform (Deutsche Bank)

Best non-directional hedge fund over five years
Trafalgar Trading Fund (Trafalgar Capital Management)

 

 

Best Ucits platform
Merrill Lynch Investment Solutions Ucits Platform (Bank of America Merrill Lynch)

Best directional hedge fund over 10 years
TT International Mid-Cap Europe Fund (TT International Investment Management)

 

 

Best seeder
Tages Capital

Best non-directional hedge fund over 10 years
Asgard Fixed Income Fund (MOMA Advisors)

 

 

 

 Qualitative awards

 
 


Best new hedge fund
Islandbridge Opportunities Fund (Islandbridge Capital)

 

 

 

Best new alternative Ucits
MLIS Millburn Diversified Ucits Fund (Millburn Ridgefield Corporation)

 

 

 

Best new FoHF
FQS Alternatives Multi Manager Quant Series (FQS Capital Partners)

 

 

 

Most innovative new hedge fund
Aberdeen Alternative Risk Premia Enhanced Fund (Aberdeen Asset Management)

 

 

 

Best investor relations team
Markham Rae

 

 

 

Best ESG/SRI hedge fund management company
BlueBay Asset Management

 

 

 

Best ESG/SRI FoHF management company
Aurum Fund Management

 

 

 

Best hedge fund group
La Française Investment Solutions

 

 

 

Best overall asset management group
Kairos Investment Management

 

 

 

Rising star
Jonathan Cohen
Managing Partner & CIO
RoboCap

 

 

 

Outstanding contribution to the industry by an institutional investor
Chris Rule
Chief Investment Officer
Local Pensions Partnership

 

 

 

Lifetime achievement
Nicola Meaden Grenham
Director
Dumas Capital

 
 
 

Outstanding contribution to the industry
Andrew McCaffery
Global head of alternatives
Aberdeen Asset Management