EQDerivatives Hedge Fund And Institutional Awards 2017

EQDerivatives will host the 2017 Hedge Fund & Institutional Awards gala and ceremony in New York on March 13, honoring those individuals and funds that have outperformed during the last 12 months in cross-asset derivatives, volatility and risk premia markets. At the event, EQDerivatives will also honor the latest inductees in to the Volatility Investing Hall of Fame. Those being inducted include Sarah Dahan at BlueMountain, Roni Israelov at AQR Capital Management, Stephen Crewe at Fulcrum Asset, Joe Aiken at Malachite Capital and Jon Loflin at Mariner Coria. Winners have been announced for the Institutional award categories, while nominees for the hedge fund categories are listed below. The EQDerivatives Editorial Board over the next month will be determining the winners of the hedge fund categories. To view the awards methodology, click here. Those funds that have been nominated can contact Managing Editor Daniel O’Leary at: oleary@eqderivatives.com. To purchase a table for the event or to sponsor, please email EQDerivatives President Peter Thompson: thompson@eqderivatives.com.

Outstanding Contribution Award

Harold Kelly, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group

Institutional Manager Of The Year

Winner

Marc-André Soublière, Air Canada

North American Corporate Pension Fund Manager Of The Year

Winner

 Air Canada

U.S. State/Public Pension Fund Manager Of The Year

Winner

 Wisconsin Investment Board

Canadian Pension Fund Manager Of The Year

Winner

 Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan

Insurance Risk Management Team Of The Year

Winner

 Lincoln Financial Group

Annuity Innovator Of The Year

Winner

 Annexus

Quant Fund Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 AQR Capital Management

 Quadratic Capital Management

 Capula Investment Management

 Paloma Partners

 Man AHL

Managed Futures Fund Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 AQR Capital Management

 Man AHL

 Pimco

 BlueCrest Capital Management

 GAM

Short Vol Fund Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 Harvest Volatility Advisors

 MAI Capital Management

 Amundi

 AQR Capital Management

 Granite Alphen Capital Fund

Long Vol Fund Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 Capula Investment Management

 Argentiere

 36 South Capital Advisors

 Artemis Capital Management

 Man AHL

Risk Premia Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 Risk Premium Investment Management Company

 Investcorp

 AQR Capital Management

 Janus Capital

 Pimco

Relative Value Volatility Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 Parallax Volatility Advisers

 Malachite Capital

 Dominicé & Co.

 Blue Diamond

 GalNet Asset Management

Cross-Asset Relative Value Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 BlueMountain Capital Management

 Ionic Capital Management

 Highbridge Capital Management

 Paloma Partners

 Mariner Coria

Global Alternative Manager Of The Year

Nominees

 Highbridge Capital Management

 AQR Capital Management

 BlueMountain Capital Management

 Capula Investment Management

 Man Group

The Volatility Investing Hall Of Fame

The EQDerivatives Volatility Investing Hall Of Fame recognises those individuals that have led the line in volatility thought leadership. The following will be inducted into the hall of fame at the EQDerivatives Hedge Fund and Institutional Awards gala ceremony on Monday March 13, 2017, in New York.

  • Antoine Lours, BNP Paribas 
  • Hamilton Reiner, JPM Asset Management 
  • Olivier Blaise, Societe Generale
  • Jason Goldberg, PIMCO 
  • Joe Aiken, Malachite Capital Management 
  • Stephen Crewe, Fulcrum Asset 
  • Jon Loflin, Mariner Investment Group 
  • Krag (Buzz) Gregory, Goldman Sachs 
  • Mark Chen, Citigroup 
  • Gabriel Manceau, Morgan Stanley 
  • Michael Nelskyla, UBS 
  • Ramon Verastegui, Société Générale 
  • Roni Israelov, AQR Capital Management 
  • Vishnu Kurella, Caxton Associates 
  • Samuel Rosenberg, Natixis 
  • Sarah Dahan, BlueMountain Capital 
  • Spencer Cross, Deutsche Bank 
  • Barry Seeman, AEGON 
  • Johnny Wu, Barclays

To View Hall Of Fame Inductees, click here

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