InvestHedge Awards 2008 (& Global Briefing Seminar)

Venue: The Pierre (61st and fifth)
Location: New York
Dates: Thursday, 12 March 2009 - Thursday, 12 March 2009

Some 300 of the leading players in the global fund of hedge funds industry came together last night at the Pierre Hotel in New York for the Seventh annual InvestHedge Funds of Hedge Funds Awards for the best risk adjusted performance among the global funds of hedge funds universe. For the first time, 13 out of the 19 awards were judged on 36 month risk-adjusted performance.

SSARIS Multi-Manager Relative Value
Event Driven & Distressed
Gems Recovery Portfolio
Global Macro
Centennial Global Macro Fund
Managed Futures
FRM Sigma Fund

Commodities & Natural Resources
Pinnacle Natural Resources
Emerging Managers
Protégé Partners

Asian & Emerging Markets Strategies
Persistent Edge China Partners

US Strategies
Lyrical Multi-Manager Fund
European Strategies
RMF Long Short Equity Europe
Global Equity
Global Multi-Strategy Fund ($100m - $500m)
Persistent Edge Global Partners
Global Multi-Strategy ($500m - $1bn)
Thames River Warrior
Global Multi-Strategy (over $1bn)
Liongate Multi-Strategy Fund
10-Year Performance ($500m-$1bn)
Aurum Isis Fund
10-Year Performance ($1bn +)
Nemrod Diversified Holdings

New Fund of the Year
Eddington Macro Opportunities Fund

Institutional Firm of the Year
Blackstone Alternative Asset Management

Group of the Year
Pinnacle Asset Management
SSARIS Advisors
Fund of the Year
ACL Alternative Fund