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JP Fund Administration named Best Offshore Fund Administrator

Mon, 21/05/2018 - 09:02

JP Fund Administration, a hedge fund and private equity administrator, has been voted ‘Best Offshore Fund Administrator 2018’ at the prestigious Hedgeweek Global Awards held at the Reform Club in London. »

James Williams, Hedgeweek

Hedge fund industry alive & kicking

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 19:50

Another year and, I’m pleased to say, another fantastic Global Hedgeweek Awards event. There was a lot to be cheerful about for this year’s winners, who once again demonstrated that creativity and innovation, not to mention a commitment to excellence, are alive and kicking in the hedge fund industry. »

Miguel Ramos, Fair Oaks Capital

Fair Oaks Capital - Best Fixed Income Credit Strategy Hedge Fund

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:46

Fair Oaks Capital was launched in 2013 by senior professionals previously at GSO Capital Partners and Apollo Global Management. It characterises itself as a research-driven investment manager with a focus on fundamental corporate credit analysis. »

Vinod Paul, Align

Align - Best Global Cloud Services Provider

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:43

For over 30 years, Align has been building intelligent technology infrastructures, networks and private clouds, in various industries throughout the world. Over that time, much has changed in the industry as technology advances have re-shaped and re-imagined what is capable in the world of fund investing. Speaking with Hedgeweek, Vinod Paul, Chief Operating Officer of Align, refers to two key milestones in 2017: »

Gavin White, Invast Global

Invast Global - Best Specialist Market Prime Broker

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:40

Sydney-based Invast Global is a subsidiary of Japanese listed Invast Securities Co Ltd. Employing a prime-of-prime model, Invast leads the industry in the provision of multi-asset high-quality, non-bank Prime Services. It provides credit intermediation, access to liquidity (both OTC and exchange) and comprehensive trading platforms/API connectivity options. »

Don Steinbrugge, Agecroft Partners

Agecroft Partners - Best Global Third Party Marketing Firm

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:37

Agecroft Partners was founded by Don Steinbrugge, who has 34 years of experience in the institutional investment management industry, including previously serving as the head of sales for one of the world’s largest hedge funds and institutional investment management firms. »

Ken Fullerton, SS&C GlobeOp

SS&C GlobeOp - Best Global Hedge Fund Administrator

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:34

SS&C GlobeOp, a division of SS&C Technologies, is one of the best-known hedge fund administrators, servicing some of the industry’s largest hedge funds. Year-on-year, the group saw its total hedge fund assets under administration rise from USD584 billion to USD739 billion. »

Stephen Velotti, Pillar Capital Management

Pillar Capital Management - Best Insurance-Linked Strategies Hedge Fund

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:31

Pillar Capital Management (‘Pillar’) was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Bermuda. The firm manages open-ended Bermuda incorporated funds invested in the global property catastrophe risk market. »

Andrew Lapkin, HedgeMark

HedgeMark - Best Managed Accounts Platform

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:26

Last year, hedge funds recorded positive returns during every month to end the year with gains of 11.41 per cent according to the 2018 Preqin Global Hedge Fund Outlook report.  »

Thomas Gimbel, Optima Fund Management

Optima Fund Management - Best Multi-Strategy Fund of Hedge Funds

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 14:23

It’s fair to say that Optima Fund Management has seen a lot of change in the hedge fund industry, given that it is preparing to celebrate its 30th anniversary. »


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