AR is now accepting nominations for its annual Funds to Watch feature, in which we profile up-and-coming hedge funds and their managers. Please submit your nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 1.
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|Many of AR's Funds to Watch, such as those managed by Deepak Narula of Metacapital Management (above), have been good picks. Metacapital's flagship fund, recommended in November 2010, rose 23.61% in 2011 and is up 24.16% in 2012 through July. Last year's five Funds to Watch have produced an equal-weighted year-to-date return of 10.75% through July.|
Submissions should include a pitch book with performance and biographical details and each firm’s contacts. The materials are only used for selection purposes and will not be posted or distributed.
To be considered, funds must:
| »» ||Be at least one year old.|
| »» ||Manage assets of less than $500 million, firmwide.|
| »» ||Have great performance, ideally with no down years to date.|
Previous Funds to Watch:
2011: Abundance, Central Square, Corre, Hildene, Silvercreek
2010: James Alpha, RiverNorth, Saturn, Global Credit Advisors, Metacapital
2009: Axel, Barnegat, Bearing, Brownstone, Cobia, Covepoint, Echo Bridge, Forum, Kingstown, Stelliam
2008: Braeside, Brookline, Coeus, HAM, Madden, Madison Realty, Shorewater, Spartan, Tiden, Tokum
2007: Alerian, Archer, Brenner West, Brick, Brightline, Cedar Ridge, Coliseum, Gargoyle, Hayman, Hudson Bay, Litmus, Rogge, Saddle Rock, Springhouse, Thesis, U Capital