Rai leads AlphaStars as India market flies


FactSet's AlphaStar competition for those on the sell side highlights Lalit Rai of B & K Securities in India for a 44.3% relative return for the month. Rai was well ahead of UBS's Nikhil Garg, on 26.1%.

Things were closer in Asia ex-Japan where Natt Thanomsat of Morgan Stanley squeaked in to first place with a 20.7% return on the month, marginally outpacing Anthony Iser of UBS on 19.85. Jesse Knutson of SinoPac Securities clocked an 18.1% return in the same strategy.

Iser did better in Australia, however, and led there for the month with a 21.6% return,