Trader of the Year shortlist announced

The TRADE is pleased to announce the shortlist for this year’s Leaders in Trading Buy-side Awards.

There has been intense competition and hundreds of votes cast and today can reveal the nominations in our three Trader of the Year categories.

Congratulations to those who made the short list and we’d like to wish you the best of luck on the night. The winners will be awarded at Leaders in Trading 2015, which takes place on 19 November at the Museum of London.

Tomorrow we’ll be revealing the shortlist for Trading Desk of the Year and Buy-side projects.

Trader of the Year Long-only Nominations

Christoph Hock, Union Investment
Danièle Chekroun, AXA Investment Managers
François Bouthegourd, AXA Investment Managers
Lutz Kalthoff, Allianz Global Investors
Mike Bellaro, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management 

Trader of the Year Hedge Funds Nominations

Benjamin Bouillou, GLG Partners
Dan Yates, Carlson Capital
Edward Bernadotte, Magnetar Capital
Louis de Kock, J O Hambro Capital Management

Mid-Cap Trader of the Year Nominations

Frederic Goudonneix, AXA Investment Managers
Gordon Wood, Invesco Perpetual
Michael Richter, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management
Sascha Becker, Allianz Global Investors
Spencer Copp, Old Mutual Global Investors