Looking back on Paulson’s award-winning streak and Shumway’s sayonara

AR also revisits an ill-timed bet by Pershing Square.

One year ago
»» John Paulson and Ray Dalio’s firms were among the big winners at the sixth annual AR Awards, where more than 350 attendees feted the best of hedge funds amid a boom year for the industry.

Twelve months later, Dalio’s Bridgewater Associates is still on top, having picked up its second consecutive Management Firm of the Year trophy at the Eighth Annual AR Awards, which were held last week at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in New York.

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