Best CTA long term performance under $500m (5 years)
Best CTA long term performance over $500m (5 years)
Dunn World Monetary & Agriculture (WMA) Program
Best emerging CTA (12-36 months)
TCM Global Index Growth Fund
Best discretionary manager
Graham Absolute Return
Best diversified CTA under $500m
Campbell & Company
Campbell Absolute Return Program
Best diversified CTA over $500m
FORT Global Contrarian
Best managed futures mutual fund
Equinox Chesapeake Strategy Fund
Best multi-manager fund
Efficient Funds SPC Gokstad Segregated Portfolio
Best multi-strategy CTA
Emil van Essen
Emil van Essen Multi-Strategy Program
Best newcomer CTA (6-18 months)
Best short-term trader under $250m
GalNet Alpha Fund
Best short-term trader over $250m
Revolution Alpha Program
Best specialised CTA
Typhon Capital Vulcan Metals Fund
Best systematic macro fund
Ramsey Quantitative Systems (RQSI)
RQSI GAA Systematic Global Macro Program
Best trend-follower under $500m
Welton Investment Partners
Best trend-follower over $500m
Crabel Advanced Trend
Management firm of the year
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WELCOME TO THE CTA INTELLIGENCE US PERFORMANCE AWARDS
The Awards will return on February 21, 2019.
The CTA Intelligence US Performance Awards, now back for their sixth year, are an evening of recognition and celebration of the best performing North American CTAs and managed futures funds.
2018 CATEGORIES & CRITERIA
Only CTAs with their management/advisory company or team based in North America will be eligible for the CTA Intelligence US Performance Awards 2018.
Performance awards criteria
Base of operations:
CTAs must have their management/advisory company or team primarily based in North America
For each category entered the fund/program must trade/invest primarily in futures, forwards, or options
Assets under management:
CTAs entering the newcomer category must have AuM of at least $2m.
The minimum AuM for eligibility for the emerging CTA category is $5m.
For any other category the minimum fund/program AuM for each entry is $10m.
The relevant date for calculating AuM is 30 September 2017.
CTAs entering any of the categories except long term performance, emerging CTA and newcomer must submit a track record of 3 years.
CTAs entering the long term performance categories must submit a track record of 5 years.
CTAs entering the emerging category must submit a track record of 12 to 36 months of performance data.
CTAs entering the newcomer category must submit a track record of 6 to 18 months of performance data.
Performance data should be submitted through to 30 September 2017. Please submit USD share classes.
Ways to submit performance data:
Through our database. If you are already submitting performance to our database, please tick the relevant box in the entry form; if you would like to start listing your fund/program in our database, please email Siobhan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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