AsianInvestor is pleased to announce the 2011 winners for institutional funds management. We conclude the awards announcements today by recognising the best in hedge funds and alternatives houses.

The awards will be given out at our annual black-tie dinner, this year to be held at the Conrad Hotel in Hong Kong on Thursday, May 19. For enquiries and sponsorship opportunities, please email Rebekka Kristin or call her on +852 2122 5203.

Winners of marquee awards will be announced at our dinner on May 19. These include institutional investor of the year, distributors of the year, asset manager of the year and asset manager of the year – alternatives.

Summaries of the awards will be published in the June edition of AsianInvestor magazine. Congratulations to the winners.

HEDGE FUNDS

Asia Pacific
BIA Pacific Fund

Asia ex-Japan
Thai Focused Equity Fund

Long/short equity
Doric Asia Pacific Small Cap Fund

Multi-strategy
CAI Global Fund

CTA/managed futures
The Merchant Commodity Fund

Distressed/special situations
SSG Capital Partners 1 

Event-driven
Omni Asia

Macro
Ortus Fund

New launch
Kilometre Asian Growth Fund

India
HSBC India Alpha Fund

Greater China
China Eagle Fund

Fixed income/credit
Saka Capital Liquid Credit Fund

JAPAN

Japan hedge fund
Theoria Multi Strategy Fund

Japan fund of funds
Wolver Hill Japan Multi Strategy Fund

ALTERNATIVE FUND HOUSES

Private equity
Baring Private Equity Asia

Real estate
Treasury China Trust

Fund of hedge funds
Persistent Asset

Infrastructure
JP Morgan Asset Management

Fund of private-equity funds
LGT Capital Partners