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2011

  • Duet Commodities Fund Wins EuroHedge Awards 2011for Commodities & Currency Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Nominated for EuroHedge Awards 2011 New Equity Strategy Fund of the Year
  • Duet MENA Opportunities Fund Wins MENA Fund Manager Performance 2011 Awards’ MENA Hedge Fund of the Year

2009

  • Duet Luxury Hotel Fund, Chalet RoyAlp Switzerland Wins HarpersBazaar’s 2009 Best Glamorous Mountain Hotel Award

2007

  • Duet Global Opportunities Fund Wins EuroHedge Awards 2007 for Equity Market Neutral Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Opportunities Fund Placed 3rd in Germany’s 1st Annual Hedge Fund Award 2007 among Long/Short Equity funds
  • Duet Commodities Fund Wins Investor Choice 2012 Awards’ Commodities Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins Investor Choice 2012 Awards’ Emerging Long Short Equity Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins 2 gold medals from Sauren Golden Awards 2012 for excellent fund management in the Event Driven category
  • Duet Africa Private Equity Nominated at Africa CEO Forum Awards 2012 for Private Equity Investor of the Year Duet India Hotels Wins World’s Leading New Mid-Market Hotel 2012, Holiday Inn Express Ahmedabad
  • SARE Homes Wins Residential Property of the Year 2012
  • SARE Homes Wins Affordable Housing of the Year 2012
  • SARE Homes Wins Emerging Developer of the Year 2012
  • Duet Africa Private Equity Wins New Frontiers Deal of the Year at the Private Equity Africa Awards 2013. (DASHEN)
  • SARE Wins 4 awards at the Observer Dawn IRA 2013, and 2 awards at the Silicon India Chennai RE Awards 2013.
  • SARE Wins 4 awards at the Estate Avenues Awards 2013.
  • SARE Wins 3 awards at the Realty Plus Excellence Awards 2013.
  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Wins 3 awards for ‘Best Fund’ at the Africa Asset Management Performance Awards 2013.
  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Wins Africa Fund of the Year at the Investor Choice Hedge Fund Awards
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins 2 Gold Medals for Excellent Fund Management at the Sauren Golden Awards 2013.
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins 2013 International Hedge Fund Award for UK fund of the year – Global Equity long/short.
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Nominated EuroHedge Awards 2013 Market Neutral Fund of the Year.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins Best Emerging Markets Fund of the year at the Investor Choice Awards

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet Private Equity Wins  “Portfolio Company of the Year” at the Private Equity Africa Awards 2014. (DASHEN)
  • Duet India Hotels Wins “Best Development of 2014” Award at Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) for Holiday Inn Express in Ahmedabad.
  • Duet MENA* Wins “Equity Manager of the Year” at the Investment Excellence Awards 2014.
  • Duet Africa, Dr Ayo Salami Wins  “CIO of the Year “ at the Investment Excellence Awards 2014.
  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Wins “Best Africa Fund of 2013” at the Investor Choice Awards.

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet India Hotels Wins ‘Best New Hotel of the Year’ at the Hotel Investment Conference South Asia.
  • SARE Wins “Best Emerging Developer” across India 2015.
  • Duet Commodities Fund Wins ‘Commodity & Currency Fund of the Year’ at the EuroHedge Awards.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins ‘Best MENA Equity Fund for 3 Year Performance’ at the MENA Fund Manager Performance Awards 2015.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins ‘Best MENA Equity Fund’ at the MENA Fund Manager Performance Awards 2015.

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet Africa Private Equity Wins Frontier Deal of the Year at the Private Equity Africa Awards 2016 (SAPLED).
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins ‘Specialist Equity Fund – Long Term Performance’ at the Investor Choice Awards 2016.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Ranked 1 out of 49 MENA Managers in CityWire Selector

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Nominated for Emerging Markets Equity Fund 2018 at the Investor Choice Awards.

2011

  • Duet Commodities Fund Wins EuroHedge Awards 2011for Commodities & Currency Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Nominated for EuroHedge Awards 2011 New Equity Strategy Fund of the Year
  • Duet MENA Opportunities Fund Wins MENA Fund Manager Performance 2011 Awards’ MENA Hedge Fund of the Year

2009

  • Duet Luxury Hotel Fund, Chalet RoyAlp Switzerland Wins HarpersBazaar’s 2009 Best Glamorous Mountain Hotel Award

2007

  • Duet Global Opportunities Fund Wins EuroHedge Awards 2007 for Equity Market Neutral Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Opportunities Fund Placed 3rd in Germany’s 1st Annual Hedge Fund Award 2007 among Long/Short Equity funds
  • Duet Commodities Fund Wins Investor Choice 2012 Awards’ Commodities Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins Investor Choice 2012 Awards’ Emerging Long Short Equity Fund of the Year
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins 2 gold medals from Sauren Golden Awards 2012 for excellent fund management in the Event Driven category
  • Duet Africa Private Equity Nominated at Africa CEO Forum Awards 2012 for Private Equity Investor of the Year Duet India Hotels Wins World’s Leading New Mid-Market Hotel 2012, Holiday Inn Express Ahmedabad
  • SARE Homes Wins Residential Property of the Year 2012
  • SARE Homes Wins Affordable Housing of the Year 2012
  • SARE Homes Wins Emerging Developer of the Year 2012
  • Duet Africa Private Equity Wins New Frontiers Deal of the Year at the Private Equity Africa Awards 2013. (DASHEN)
  • SARE Wins 4 awards at the Observer Dawn IRA 2013, and 2 awards at the Silicon India Chennai RE Awards 2013.
  • SARE Wins 4 awards at the Estate Avenues Awards 2013.
  • SARE Wins 3 awards at the Realty Plus Excellence Awards 2013.
  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Wins 3 awards for ‘Best Fund’ at the Africa Asset Management Performance Awards 2013.
  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Wins Africa Fund of the Year at the Investor Choice Hedge Fund Awards
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins 2 Gold Medals for Excellent Fund Management at the Sauren Golden Awards 2013.
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Wins 2013 International Hedge Fund Award for UK fund of the year – Global Equity long/short.
  • Duet Global Plus Fund Nominated EuroHedge Awards 2013 Market Neutral Fund of the Year.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins Best Emerging Markets Fund of the year at the Investor Choice Awards

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet Private Equity Wins  “Portfolio Company of the Year” at the Private Equity Africa Awards 2014. (DASHEN)
  • Duet India Hotels Wins “Best Development of 2014” Award at Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) for Holiday Inn Express in Ahmedabad.
  • Duet MENA* Wins “Equity Manager of the Year” at the Investment Excellence Awards 2014.
  • Duet Africa, Dr Ayo Salami Wins  “CIO of the Year “ at the Investment Excellence Awards 2014.
  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Wins “Best Africa Fund of 2013” at the Investor Choice Awards.

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet India Hotels Wins ‘Best New Hotel of the Year’ at the Hotel Investment Conference South Asia.
  • SARE Wins “Best Emerging Developer” across India 2015.
  • Duet Commodities Fund Wins ‘Commodity & Currency Fund of the Year’ at the EuroHedge Awards.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins ‘Best MENA Equity Fund for 3 Year Performance’ at the MENA Fund Manager Performance Awards 2015.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins ‘Best MENA Equity Fund’ at the MENA Fund Manager Performance Awards 2015.

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet Africa Private Equity Wins Frontier Deal of the Year at the Private Equity Africa Awards 2016 (SAPLED).
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Wins ‘Specialist Equity Fund – Long Term Performance’ at the Investor Choice Awards 2016.
  • Duet MENA Horizon Fund* Ranked 1 out of 49 MENA Managers in CityWire Selector

*Awarded whilst part of Duet Group. Duet Group sold its controlling stake in Duet Mena Ltd/ FIM Partners in March 2017

  • Duet Africa Opportunities Fund Nominated for Emerging Markets Equity Fund 2018 at the Investor Choice Awards.