2011 Winner Chosen - 2013 Submission Window Open
The 2011 AIMA Canada Research Award winner (below) has been chosen by the panel of adjudicators and the 2013 award submission window is now open until midnight, December 31, 2013.
The 2012 AIMA Canada Research Award was not given out due to the few number of qualified papers submitted.
For reference, the guidelines are detailed here. More information can be read on this document and in the guidelines or may be obtained by contacting AIMA Canada via the details below.
AIMA Canada thanks all authors for submitting their work for the award and wish all the best of luck!
2011 Winning Submission
The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) Canada is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2011 AIMA Canada Research Award (ACRA) and its $10,000 cash prize is: Ming (Marcus) Xu, formerly of Genus Capital Management.
- Read the full version of the 2011 winning paper - Click Here
- Read the AIMA Canada press release - Click Here
Previous Winning Papers:
- Read the 2010 Winning Paper - Click Here
" A Constant Volatility Framework for Managing Tail Risk" By Alexandre Hocquard, Sunny Ng and Nicolas Papageorgiou
- Read the 2009 Winning Paper - Click Here
"Risk and Return in the Canadian Hedge Fund Industry" By Peter Klein, Daryl Purdy, and Issac Schweigert
- Read the 2008 Winning Paper - Click Here
"Hedge Fund Regulation and Performance" By Douglas Cumming
- Read the 2007 Winning Paper - Click Here
"Northwater Capital Management's Thoughts on Hedge Fund Replication" By Adrian Hussey and Neil Simons
- Read the 2006 Winning Paper - Click Here
"What Drives Equity Market Neutral Hedge Fund Returns?" By Stephen Foerster
- Read the 2005 Winning Paper - Click Here
"Are Extreme Hedge Fund Returns Problematic?" By Todd Brulhart and Peter Klein
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AIMA Canada would like to thank Hillsdale Investment Managment Inc. for their sponsorship of this award, and its prize, for the years 2008 - 2010.