VIENNA and LONDON, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
BCM & Partners, a member of the C-QUADRAT Group, picked up two prizes last week at the prestigious Investors Choice Awards. BCM & Partners took first place in the categories "Global Credit Fund 2012" and "UCITS Fund of the Year 2012". BCM & Partners was also shortlisted for the category "Credit Fund, Last 3 Years".
Last Thursday, the HFM Awards were given in London. BCM & Partners was awarded in the category "Other UCITS". BCM & Partners was also shortlisted in the same occasion for the category "Fixed Income below $ 500k".
"We are delighted with the success of our British subsidiary BCM. These awards confirm the quality and the strong performance of BCM's products," says Alexander Schütz, founder and management board member of C-QUADRAT.
The HedgePo platform presents the annual Investors Choice European Hedge Fund Awards in London. The top-class jury consists of experts from prestigious companies. Specialists from firms such as Aberdeen, ABN AMRO and DNB assess funds in line with quantitative and qualitative criteria. For more details, please visit the website http://www.investorschoiceawards.com
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The British investment firm BCM was established in 2005 by the former Morgan Stanley Executives Carlo Michienzi (CEO), Matteo Pusineri (CIO) and Kerry Mentasti Granelli (fund manager). It was integrated in the C-QUADRAT Group in 2012. BCM Group, domiciled in London, focuses on credit funds (investment grade corporate bonds, convertible funds, high yield funds), multi asset class funds and funds of funds. BCM's assets under management currently amount to EUR 980 million.
C-QUADRAT is an asset manager specializing in quantitative and discretionary absolute and total return strategies.The company was established in 1991. It has been listed in the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2006 and since May 2008 on the Vienna Stock Exchange.C-QUADRAT is well-known for its analysis of investment funds and as an innovative asset manager.Both institutional clients and private investors rely on its expertise.With offices in Vienna, London, Frankfurt and Geneva and sales activities in 17 countries, C-QUADRAT is active throughout Europe.
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