Stockholm (Hedgenordic) – The Swedish hedge fund companies Atlant Fonder and Nordic Cross Asset Management were recognized as winners in two categories at the yearly fund award event “Årets Fonder” hosted by Fondmarknaden.se.
Atlant Fonder won the category “hedge fund of the year” through its Atlant Stability Offensiv while Nordic Cross won the category “newcomer of the year” for its Small Cap Edge Fund.
In recognizing the winners, Fondmarknaden had the below statements for each of the funds:
Hedge Fund of the year: Atlant Fonder – Atlant Stability Offensiv
“This year’s winner stands out by having delivered stable performance in calm as well as highly volatile markets. Through investing in primarily Nordic corporate bonds and combining that by using derviative strategies, the fund has managed to offer a competitive risk adjusted performance. The winning fund is available for retail investors through a low minimum investment and is offered with daily dealing, which is a requirement for our award recognitions.”
Newcomer of the year: Nordic Cross Asset Management – Nordic Cross Small Cap Edge R
“Backed by a highly experienced team of portfolio managers, this recently launched fund could be seen as a viable complement to traditional Swedish or Nordic small cap funds. Sustainability and responsible invesmtents is clearly integrated in the investment process and performance has been strong during the year. The fund was launched by the end of 2017 and is the third in a range of funds launched by the company. We look forward to see what the future might bring for the team.”
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