Over the course of this week we are announcing the winners of PensionsAsia magazines 2002 Awards of Achievement, honouring fund managers, consultants, hedge fund managers, fund administrators, securities lenders and prime brokers which lead the industry.
Today we honour hedge fund managers across strategies, with awards for Japan and Asia longshort strategies, for all strategies and for best start-up fund.
Strategy Japan longshort
Whitney New Japan Fund
With the backing of one of the biggest and oldest US private equity firms, Whitneys Japan longshort fund is almost the largest in the country and certainly one of the most successful. Being based in Tokyo gives the funds...