Hedge Funds Performance

Paulson & Co. takes three honors at Absolute Return Awards


Paulson & Co, headed by John Paulson, dominated this year’s Absolute Return Awards dinner, taking top honors in three categories, including Management Firm of the Year. Paulson also won awards in the event driven and distressed securities categories.

In all, 18 awards were presented at the fourth annual event, which was held on November 18 in New York to recognize the best risk-adjusted performance by hedge funds in the Americas.

Chris Burn’s Goshen Global Equity won two awards, including the evening’s coveted Fund of the Year. Millennium International, founded by Izzy Englander, took home the prestigious award for best