Feb. 21, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- S&P Capital IQ and New Legacy Group have announced this year's finalists for the second annual Global Emerging Manager Awards (GEMA), an industry-sponsored event that recognizes successful emerging hedge fund managers from around the world, and provides a forum for sharing best practices among colleagues within the institutional investor community.
In addition to the awards ceremony, this year's GEMA event will also host a panel discussion on "Paths to Success," offering the viewpoints and experiences of several successful hedge fund managers who were recent emerging managers themselves. Panelists will include Richard "Mick" McGuire, founder of Marcato Capital Management, an activist/value-focused firm, in 2010;
, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager of Sachem Head Capital Management, a firm he started in 2012; and
, Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer, and Portfolio Manager at Senator Investment Group, which launched in 2008.
"This year's group of GEMA candidates was outstanding; we had entrants from 31 cities in 15 countries," commented
, Managing Director at S&P Capital IQ. "GEMA is leading the way in highlighting the young and emerging talent in the industry, and supporting their growth through introductions to institutional investors and family offices."
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The 2014 award finalists include:
Multi-Strat & Arb:
Panthir FundPhalanx Japan AustralAsia Multi-Strategy Fund, Ltd.
Coherence Capital Spectrum FundEaglewood Income Fund IMichaelson Capital Special Finance FundMillstreet Credit FundVaradero Master Fund
Corre Opportunities Fund, LPDG Value Partners II, LPFrontFour Capital PartnersMaglan Distressed FundRiverloft Capital Partners
Breton Hill Capital Master Fund LPSinfonietta FundTrend Macro Fund
Active Owners FundBrenham Capital Fund, LPIntrinsic Edge Micro, LPJames Alpha Disciplined Growth FundSio Capital Management
ChinaAMC China Growth FundHayate Japan Equity Long-Short FundThe SFP Value Realization Fund Ltd.
Skyline Master FundTower Fund, Ltd.Tree Capital Master Fund II, Ltd.
Camox FundMadrague Equity L/SRobus German Credit Opportunities Fund
AEB Capital Partners, LPElectron Global Fund, LPPortland Hill Overseas FundSphera Global Healthcare FundTourbillon Global Master Fund, Ltd.Varden Pacific Opportunity Partners
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