AlphaStars names 2009 winners


The Asia-Pacific's best institutional sales people of the year are identified

Mattia Ciancaleoni of Citigroup Global Markets Japan and Nikhil Garg of UBS are once again winners of the Japan and India categories respectively in FactSet's AlphaStars 2009 competition to find the best institutional sales people in the Asia-Pacific region.

This is the third year that the competition has been run. In the other two major strategy categories, Rick Behl of ICAP headed the field in Asia ex-Japan while Anthony Iser of UBS won the Australia category. Notably, Iser also featured strongly in the Best Single Stock Pick by