Varun Saboo of B&K Securities led the way with a relative return of 33% against the MSCI India Index, to lead FactSet's AlphaStar competition in the third quarter of 2009. Dolat Capital's Mayur Shah made 30.1% in the India strategy, while Rohinee Karmarkar of JM Financial clocked 19.5%.
In Asia ex-Japan, Rick Behl of ICAP led the way. He made a relative return of 30.4% for the quarter outpacing James McIntoch and Ayush Nagaraj, both of ABN Amro, on 21.4% and 20.3%, respectively.
In Japan, it was another strong quarter for Mattia Ciancaleoni of Nikko Citigroup. He made