Mon, Sep 22, 2014
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Alternative Market Briefing

PING Capital reaps returns from volatile emerging markets

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

Beverly Chandler, Opalesque London:

PING Capital Management has enjoyed good returns for its Exceptional Value Fund, up an estimated 24.58% year to date, 447.47% since inception in 2008 and the Emerging Market Macro Fund which is up 6.8% year to date, 32.04% since inception in 2010. PINg Capital was founded in February 2008, by Ping Jiang and began with an investment team from SAC Capital. The firm has trading operations in New York and Shanghai.

The PING Exceptional Value Fund LP (onshore feeder) focuses on global macro strategies with an emphasis on China, Latin America, and other emerging markets opportunities. PING Capital invests in a focused strategy of core investment themes with relatively low leverage, developed from economic fundamental research and valuation anomalies in emerging markets. The firm explains that while they mainly use a directional strategy, the Fund also seeks to profit from relative value and short term trading opportunities. Instruments traded include local and external bonds, currencies, equities, commodities, and derivatives. PING Capital’s team has had extensive experience in derivative trading and analysis and uses a research driven and quantitative oriented trading approach.

PING writes: "The Fund’s internal macroeconomic research provides ideas about the valuations and economic risk in the markets; however the investment team does not make the investment decisions based sol......................

To view our full article Click here

Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. SEC charges 19 investment firms and one trader for breach of Rule 105[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) started a push to enhance the enforcement of Rule 105 of Regulation M last year to uncover hedge funds and private equity firms that have illegally participated in an offering of a stock after short selling it duri

  2. Fund managers, bullish on Europe, anticipate monetary policy separation of Fed and ECB[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: At least 202 fund managers with $556bn of assets under management said that while the European Central Bank (ECB) has eased its monetary policy that sent sentiments towards Europe to pick up, the Fed is expected to hike its rate in the spring of 2015. Investor

  3. Institutions - North Carolina workers call on state pension to dump up to $6bn in hedge funds, UK pension fund criticizes hedge fund fees[more]

    North Carolina workers call on state pension to dump up to $6bn in hedge funds From Forbes.com: The State Employees Association of North Carolina this afternoon called on state Treasurer Janet Cowell to withdraw all investments in hedge funds, which appear to amount to approximately $6 b

  4. News Briefs - Limited partners of investment managers may be subject to self-employment taxes, Just one week left until NYC's Rocktoberfest[more]

    Limited partners of investment managers may be subject to self-employment taxes On September 5, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) issued Chief Counsel Advice 201436049, concluding that members of an investment manager were subject to self-employment taxes with respect to their e

  5. Institutions - Adviser's faith in hedge funds unshaken by CalPERS' move Advisers weigh in on CalPERS’ decision, Gina Raimondo sees no reason to follow California’s lead, exit hedge funds, Danish pension funds step up 'alternative investments'[more]

    Adviser's faith in hedge funds unshaken by CalPERS' move From WSJ.com: Financial advisers who use hedge funds in their clients' portfolios say they aren't rethinking that approach after a huge California pension fund announced plans to exit the hedge-fund market. The decision by the Cali