InvestHedge Awards 2006
Venue: The Pierre
Location: New York
Dates: Wednesday, 14 March 2007
Wednesday, 14 March 2007
Over 500 of the leading players in the global fund of funds industry came together at the Pierre Hotel in New York for the fifth annual InvestHedge Funds of Funds Awards for the best risk adjusted performance among the global funds of funds universe.
Silver Creek Capital Management of Seattle, a winner of multiple awards in 2005, walked away with two awards at the Award ceremony in New York on 14 March, including Group of the Year, an accolade it also picked up last year. But this year the firm shared the limelight with Benchmark Plus of Tacoma, Washington.
Silver Creek, founded by Eric Dillon and Tim Flaherty in 1994, also took home the Emerging Managers Award for the third year running, while Benchmark Plus, founded by Robert Ferguson and Scott Franzblau in 1998, won prizes for the best big Global Multi-Strategy fund as well as for New Fund of the Year.