Bermuda based company Equilibria Capital Management’s flagship fund is up for an award.

The company’s EQC Global Opportunities Fund- has been nominated for the Best Discretionary Global Macro Fund of 2012 in the emerging managers category in the Investors Choice European Hedge Fund Awards.

EQC Global Opportunities, a global macro fund, has been nominated along with another three funds for this award.

The fund has delivered a net return to investors of +10.6% in 2012, has delivered annualized returns of 8.5% since inception through December 31st, 2012. The winner will be announced in London on April 18th 2013.

New companies

The Bermuda Monetary Authority added four companies to the insurance register in February.

Lorenz Re Ltd SPI), Safe Harbour Management Ltd. (manager), International Specialty Brokers Limited (broker) and Mt Logan Re, Ltd (Class 3) doubled the number of companies added this year.