Awards Nominations (Round 2): Don’t be left out

How to ensure you are considered in the second round of nominations for the annual Absolute Return Awards.

The second round of nominations for the Absolute Return Awards will be announced in late January.

To guarantee that your fund is considered, please ensure you have provided November 2017 performance figures to Jacob Rusel by January 19 at the latest.

Preliminary nominations were announced on December 12 and can be viewed here.

The Absolute Return Awards identify the best performing U.S. hedge fund managers based on risk-adjusted returns. The awards are regarded as the most prestigious and accurate in the industry, with last year’s event attracting many of the largest hedge fund firms. More than 350 hedge fund managers, investors and other industry professionals will come together to celebrate the achievements of the best performing funds of the previous year.


To be considered, funds should report their performance to the Absolute Return database or contact us directly, and must meet our nomination criteria.To submit your funds to the database or check that they are already being considered, please contact:

Jacob Rusek
Senior Research Associate
(646) 931-9056


For further information about the event or to learn about sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

James Barfield
Business Development Director
(646) 931 9058