Leaders in Trading 2021: Voting now open for this year’s Buy-side Awards

Winners decided by your votes across the six categories will be announced during The TRADE’s flagship Leaders in Trading awards night at The Savoy on 4 November.

The TRADE is delighted to reveal the shortlisted nominees for this year’s Buy-side Awards, in partnership with SIX Swiss Exchange.

Shortlists were decided upon by The TRADE’s editorial team, in partnership with SIX Swiss Exchange, with the winner decided by an industry vote.

Voting is now open and participants are invited to nominate their winners across the six categories, with the vote closing on Monday 25 October.

Winners will be announced during The TRADE’s gala awards night, Leaders in Trading, which returns to The Savoy in London on 4 November.

The TRADE and SIX Swiss Exchange would like to extend their congratulations to all those nominated in the below categories.

Trader of the year (long-only)

Stuart Campbell, BlueBay Asset Management

Greg Corrigan, Legal & General Investment Management

Louise Drummond, Aberdeen Standard Investments, abrdn

Laimonas Staskus, BlackRock

Simon Steward, Capital Group

Trader of the year (hedge fund)

Trevor Dobson, Marshall Wace

Alex Jenkins, Polar Capital

Gavin Murphy, Squarepoint Capital

Richard Pearson, Eleva Capital

Nicolas Steinbach, AQR Capital Management

Trading desk of the year

Bestinver, Alex Roselló

Federated Hermes, Dan Nicholls

Fidelity Investment Management, Tom Stevenson

Groupama Asset Management, Eric Heliene

Invesco, Paul Squires

Multi-asset trading desk of the year

Aegon Asset Management, Kirstie MacGillivray

Allianz Global Investors, Eric Boess

AXA Investment Managers, Yannig Loyer

BNP Paribas Asset Management, Inés de Trémiolles

State Street Global Advisors, Graham Sorrell

Mid-cap trading desk of the year

Baillie Gifford, Adam Conn

Barings, Louisa Paul

Jupiter Asset Management, Spencer Copp

Norges Bank Investment Management, Emil Framnes

Royal London Asset Management, Christopher Hughes

Buy-side market structure

Cathy Gibson, Ninety One

Christoph Hock, Union Investment

Stéphane Marie-François, Unigestion Asset Management

Matthew McLoughlin, Liontrust Asset Management

Richard Worrell, Janus Henderson