Hedge fund of the year - BlueCrest Capital Management

Last year got off to a terrible start for the hedge fund sector. With many hedge funds reporting dreadful performance figures in 2008, investor redemptions had started to pick up pace. However, the discovery of a massive $65 billion fraud by New York broker and investment manager Bernard Madoff in December 2008 sent investors rushing for the exits, triggering one of the largest waves of redemption requests ever seen.

Many hedge funds reacted by gating funds and hastily modifying liquidity and re

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: