Alt Credit Intelligence US Performance Awards 2018

The Awards will return on February 20, 2019 at The Harvard Club, New York.

The Awards will be an evening of recognition and reward for those hedge funds, funds of hedge funds and alternative credit firms that have outperformed their peers over the past 12 months.
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WELCOME TO THE ALT CREDIT INTELLIGENCE US PERFORMANCE AWARDS

The Alt Credit Intelligence US Performance Awards return on February 20, 2019 at The Harvard Club, New York.

The Awards will be an evening of recognition and reward for those hedge funds, funds of hedge funds and alternative credit firms that have outperformed their peers over the past 12 months. Shortlisted entries will be judged by a panel of top investors and investment consultants with the winners based on criteria including overall net performance, risk-adjusted performance and AUM, alongside investor attitudes to the fund.

2018 CATEGORIES & CRITERIA

Inclusion:

Only funds with their management/advisory company or team based in the USA or Canada will be eligible for the Alternative Credit Intelligence US Performance Awards 2018.

The Entry Form will be sent to all managers and contacts on the Alternative Credit Intelligence database.

Funds interested in participating in the awards program must submit all information via the official Alternative Credit Intelligence US Performance Awards 2018 Entry Form. Please note that all funds must submit a completed Entry Form to be considered for the awards; incomplete information might lead to disqualification from the awards process.


All performance data must be submitted via the official awards excel document, and uploaded as part of the online entry form. The performance data excel document can be downloaded here.

The awards will be publicized internationally in the general and hedge fund media. All awards finalists will be honored and the winners announced at an evening ceremony on Thursday, February 8 2018 at the Yale Club, New York.

All winners will also be invited to be interviewed by HFMWeek. 

Criteria:

The Awards 2018 seek submissions in the following categories:

Asset backed Credit ‘40 Act Credit arbitrage
Credit specialist Credit Ucits – US manager Direct lending fund
Distressed credit Event driven – credit Fund of hedge funds credit
High yield fund Long/short credit Multi-strategy credit fund
Real estate debt Structured credit specialist Yield alternative
Credit ‘40 Act longer-term (3 years) Distressed credit longer-term (3 years) Event driven credit longer-term (3 years)
Fund of hedge funds credit longer term (3 years) Long/short credit longer-term (3 years)  

Any fund satisfying the following criteria will be eligible for the Alternative Credit Intelligence US Performance Awards 2018:

Base of operations:

  • Funds submitting in all categories must have their management/advisory company or team based in the USA or Canada and submit their USD share class.

Strategy:

Assets Under Management:

  • No minimum asset size is required for the newcomer category. Please submit the asset size in USD ending September 2017.

  • Funds submitting for all categories apart from the newcomer category must have a minimum of 50 million (USD) in assets under management ending September 2017.

Please submit the USD share class for the awards.

Track Record:

  • Funds submitting for the newcomer category must have a track record of between 12-35 months ending with their September 2017 net performance figures.

  • Funds submitting for any of the categories except the newcomer category must have a track record of 3 years ending with their September 2017 net performance figures.

Nominated categories:

Please note that entries are not accepted for those categories marked ‘Nominated’. The shortlist for these categories will be compiled by a panel of industry experts.

2018 SHORTLIST

CategoryEntrant OrganisationFund Name
Asset-backed LMCG Investments Serenitas Credit Gamma Master Fund
  Deer Park Road Management Company STS Master Fund
  Waterfall Asset Management Waterfall Eden Fund
  Shinnecock Partners Shinnecock Income Fund (SIF)
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund II
Credit ‘40 Act longer-term (3 years) Eagle Point Credit Management Eagle Point Credit Company
  Man Group Pine Grove Alternative Institutional Fund
Credit '40 Act Franklin Templeton Investments Franklin Templeton Long Short Credit Fund
  American Beacon Advisors American Beacon GLG Total Return Fund
  Eagle Point Credit Management Eagle Point Credit Company
  Highland Capital Management Highland Opportunistic Credit Fund
  Man Group Pine Grove Alternative Institutional Fund
Credit specialist Mill Hill Capital Mill Hill Credit Opportunities Fund
  MKP Capital Management MKP Credit
  Waterfall Asset Management Waterfall Eden Fund
  Millstreet Capital Management Millstreet Credit Fund
  Altum Capital Management Altum Credit European Master Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund
Direct lending fund Venus Capital management Inc. Venus India structured Finance Fund
  Shinnecock Partners Shinnecock Income Fund (SIF)
  Brevet Capital Brevet Direct Lending - Short Duration Fund
  Angelo Gordon & Co. AG Direct Lending Fund I
Distressed credit Sound Point Capital Sound Point Beacon Fund
  Deer Park Road Management Company STS Master Fund
  Waterfall Asset Management Waterfall Victoria Fund
  Altum Capital Management Altum Credit European Master Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund II
Distressed credit longer-term (3 years) Waterfall Asset Management Waterfall Eden Fund
  Altum Capital Management Altum Credit Master Fund
  Altum Capital Management Altum Credit European Master Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund II
Event driven credit MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Credit Opportunity Fund
  Cedarview Capital Management Cedarview Opportunities Master Fund
  Millstreet Capital Management Millstreet Credit Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund
  CVC Credit Partners CVC Global Credit Opportunities Fund
Event driven credit longer-term (3 years) MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Credit Opportunity Fund
  MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Absolute Return Credit Fund
  Millstreet Capital Management Millstreet Credit Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund
  Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund II
Fund of hedge funds credit Sandalwood Securities Sandalwood Debt Fund
  Preserver Partners Preserver
  Shinnecock Partners Shinnecock Income Fund (SIF)
  Man Group Pine Grove Partners
Fund of hedge funds credit longer-term (3 years) Fundamental Capital Management Fundamental Credit Fund
  Sandalwood Securities Sandalwood Debt Fund
  Preserver Partners Preserver
  Man Group Pine Grove Partners
High yield fund Waterfall Asset Management Waterfall Eden Fund
  Millstreet Capital Management Millstreet Credit Fund
  Arena Capital Advisors Arena Short Duration High Yield Fund (Unlevered)
  Arena Capital Advisors Arena Short Duration High Yield Fund (Levered)
Long/short credit LMCG Investments Serenitas Credit Gamma Master Fund
  MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Absolute Return Credit Fund
  Mill Hill Capital Mill Hill Credit Opportunities Fund
  MKP Capital Management MKP Credit
  Deer Park Road Management Company SBF Opportunities Fund
  Millstreet Capital Management Millstreet Credit Fund
Long/short credit longer-term (3 years) LMCG Investments Serenitas Credit Gamma Master Fund
  MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Credit Opportunity Fund
  MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Absolute Return Credit Fund
  Millstreet Capital Management Millstreet Credit Fund
Multi-strategy credit fund LMCG Investments Serenitas Credit Gamma Master Fund
  MKP Capital Management MKP Credit
  Armory Capital Group Armory Credit Opportunity Fund
  Sandler Capital Management Sandler Total Return Opportunities Fund
  Preserver Partners Preserver
Multi-strategy credit fund longer-term (3 years) LMCG Investments Serenitas Credit Gamma Master Fund
  Ovation Partners Ovation Alternative Income Fund
  Sancus Capital Management Sanus Capital Select Master Fund
  Magnetar Capital Magnetar Constellation Fund
Structured credit specialist LMCG Investments Serenitas Credit Gamma Master Fund
  Black Swift Group Black Swift Credit Opportunity Fund
  Altum Capital Management Altum Credit Master Fund
  Candlewood Investment Group Candlewood Structured Credit Harvest Fund
  Semper Capital Management Semper MIDAS Fund
Yield alternative Brevan Howard BSP Offshore Fund
  Eagle Point Credit Management Eagle Point Credit Partners
  Preserver Partners Preserver
  Shinnecock Partners Shinnecock Income Fund (SIF)

2018 WINNERS

CategoryCompanyFund Name
Outstanding achievement Michael Gordon  
Asset-backed Waterfall Asset Management Waterfall Eden Fund
Credit ‘40 Act longer-term (3 years) Man Group Pine Grove Alternative Institutional Fund
Credit '40 Act Eagle Point Credit Management Eagle Point Credit Company
Credit specialist Hildene Capital Management Hildene Opportunities Master Fund
Direct lending fund Angelo Gordon & Co. AG Direct Lending Fund I
Distressed credit Waterfall Asset Management Waterfall Victoria Fund
Distressed credit longer-term (3 years) Altum Capital Management Altum Credit Master Fund
Event driven credit MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Credit Opportunity Fund
Event driven credit longer-term (3 years) MidOcean Credit Partners MidOcean Credit Opportunity Fund
Fund of hedge funds credit Preserver Partners Preserver
Fund of hedge funds credit longer-term (3 years) Sandalwood Securities Sandalwood Debt Fund
High yield fund Arena Capital Advisors Arena Short Duration High Yield Fund (Levered)
Long/short credit Millstreet Capital Management Millstreet Credit Fund
Long/short credit longer-term (3 years) LMCG Investments Serenitas Credit Gamma Master Fund
Multi-strategy credit fund MKP Capital Management MKP Credit
Multi-strategy credit fund longer-term (3 years) Ovation Partners Ovation Alternative Income Fund
Structured credit specialist Black Swift Group Black Swift Credit Opportunity Fund
Yield alternative Shinnecock Partners Shinnecock Income Fund (SIF)
Newcomer of the year Mill Hill Capital  
Management firm of the year Hildene Capital Management  

2018 EVENT INFO

The Alt Credit Intelligence US Performance Awards 2018 took place on Thursday, February 8 2018 at the Yale Club, New York

The Awards return on February 20, 2019 at The Harvard Club in New York.

2018 Timings

6:30pm Welcome drinks reception
7:30pm Three course dinner
9:00pm Awards Ceremony
9:45pm Post Awards Networking

2018 Venue Information

Yale Club
50 Vanderbilt Ave
New York
NY 10017

Dress code

Black tie preferred.

Map and directions to venue

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