Cream rises to the top

Sat Oct 1, 2005

As the inaugural Absolute Return Awards Dinner draws closer on November 1, the big brand names are lining up to fill the final list of nominations

With only one month of data still to count, the competition is heating up for the inaugural Absolute Return Awards, which will be presented at a dinner on November 1 at Gotham Hall in New York. With the numbers for August now taken into account, the funds that are likely to figure in the final nominations are becoming clearer - with many of the biggest brand names in the hedge fund business well ahead.

A number of new names are forcing their way into contention with continued strong performance, as the provisional list published last month is changing. Those in the running now include King Street Capital and Ore Hill Partners in the huge arbitrage, convertibles and event-driven sector, and Quadrangle Group in the fixed-income,...

ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H

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