Henrika Skott (Brummer & Partners) Rolf Hagekrans (Merrant) and Kamran Ghalitschi (HedgeNordic)

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – For Merrant Alpha Select, the market neutral fund of hedge fund managed by Swedish Merrant Fonder, it is yet another nomination for a prestigious hedge fund award.

Only in September, Merrant Alpha Select had been nominated for the InvestHedge Awards in the category best risk adjusted return over 1 and 5 years for a multi-strategy fund, the 20th time the fund was nominated for an international hedge fund award. 

Now Hedge Funds Review announced, Merrant Alpha Select has been shortlisted as best diversified FoHF under 500 MUSD for  the Hedge Funds Review fund of hedge fund awards 2015.

The only other Nordic fund among the nominees for Hedge Funds Reviews FoHF Awards is Finish FIM Orient Alpha, nominated in the category “Best emerging markets FoHF”. The entire short list of nominated funds may be viewed here: Nominations

The European Fund of Hedge Funds Awards remains the only signature event held exclusively for the European fund of hedge fund sector and as such continues to attract the top names from the industry. The award ceremony will take place in London on November 19.

Merrant had also won the Nordic Hedge Awards fund of fund category three times in succession for the years 2012, 2013 and 2014. (pictured from the 2012 ceremony, Merrant PMs Ulf Sedig and Rolf Hagekrans with Kamran Ghalitschi of HedgeNordic)