D. E. Shaw, Pine River, SPM, Third Point among other honorees.
|Rajiv Sobti, founder of Karya Capital, accepts his award for New Fund of the Year. Homepage image: Katie Spring of Citadel. (Photos: Axel Depeux)|
The Chicago multistrategy firm, which last won an Absolute Return accolade in 2007, erased any lingering memories of its financial crisis struggles by beating out D. E. Shaw, Metacapital, Third Point, Tiger Global and Tilden Park for the evening's top