Capricorn Strategies trumps other hedge funds to win Investors Choice Award 'Best Emerging CTA'

Capricorn Strategies (, winner of 10 industry awards before 2013 continues its trend by winning the Investors Choice Award for 'Best Emerging CTA' but this is not the first of industry awards this year.

Online PR News – 13-May-2013 – May, Caymen Islands – The Investors Choice European Hedge Fund Awards recognise and honour fund managers which have achieved outstanding risk adjusted absolute returns. Risk cannot simply be defined by realized performance measures such as volatility, and unrealised risk also needs to be taken into account.

Uniquely, the awards had extensive input from investors. HedgePo consulted with some of the most respected institutional investors in the industry to develop a judging framework that reflects their own investment criteria. Investors were directly involved in the judging of the awards and the judges, as well as many other investor members of the HedgePo research portal, attended the awards gala dinner and ceremony.

Participating judges included Aberdeen Asset Management, ABN AMRO Advisors, Ascension Health, Culross Global Management, DNB Asset Management, E.I.M., Feri Trust GmbH, Gems Advisors, Lyxor Asset Management, RPM, SEI Investments, Stenham Advisors, The Rock Creek Group and the TfL Pension Fund. Other investors presenting awards on the night included HFIM, the Royal County of Berkshire Pension Fund, bfinance and The Wellcome Trust.