2014 International Hedge Fund Awards – Winners Announced

On 6 February 2014, the publishers of Acquisition International Magazine announced the winners of their 2014 International Hedge Fund Awards. Edge Capital was named the South African Multi-Strategy Fund of the Year.


These global awards recognise the outstanding achievements of individuals and companies within the hedge funds industry, encompassing everything from funds, managers and advisors to IT provision and niche areas.

AI’s Hedge Fund Awards identify and honour success, innovation and ethics across international communities. The awards are given solely on merit and are awarded to commend those most deserving for outstanding work over the last 12 months. The awards recognise leaders in their respective fields and, are nominated by their clients and their peers.


Winners are determined by three factors:

  1. Number of votes received – voting forms were distributed to the 53 000+ subscribers of Acquisition International Magazine, along with 40 000 hedge fund professionals.
  2. Substantial in-house research – this is a vital stage as AI accept both self and third-party nominations.
  3. Nominees are requested to supply supporting documents which they feel may cement their nominations – all items sent are taken into consideration.