Wed, Dec 13, 2017
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Alternative Market Briefing

Deutsche Bank’s Prime Finance team finds renewed investor interest in European long/short

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Beverly Chandler, Opalesque London:

Deutsche Bank’s monthly prime finance trends’ analysis finds that in terms of the US, Fed Chairman nominee Janet Yellen’s recent policy speeches revealed the degree to which Yellen is focused on labor market slack, as well as the particular metrics she is inclined to watch when guiding future monetary policy. Deutsche Bank finds that while Yellen has notably "toughened" her inflation rhetoric over the past year—potentially in an attempt to shore up her inflation-fighting credentials—she is acutely focused on the long-term economic damage inflicted by extended periods of labor market slack.

Deutsche Bank’s Asset Allocation team addressed the recent factors that have repressed risk appetite, namely QE taper fears, conflict in Syria, and finally the US government shutdown, which have consequently led investors to stockpile cash. The team believes that cash on the sidelines will continue to move to equities, supported by continued bond outflows since Bernanke’s initial taper comments.

Deutsche Bank’s Hedge Fund Capital Group attended the NMS Fall Forum in Washington D.C. where endowments and foundations expressed bullish views on long-only US equity. The team also visited endowments and fund of funds in North Carolina where investors showed interest in emerging managers and ’40 Act products. The team reports renewed interest for European long/short managers from global investo......................

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. Mediobanca acquires majority stakes in Swiss hedge fund[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Listed diversified banking group Mediobanca SpA said it has acquired a majority stake in Geneva-based hedge fund firm RAM Active Investments SA (RAM AI), an active and alternative asset manager offering a range of act

  2. Launches - Ex-BlueCrest team to open over $200m hedge fund, Greg Coffey, a hedge fund star who retired at 41, is eyeing a comeback, Brevan Howard plans Greek funds as bond rally signals revival[more]

    Ex-BlueCrest team to open over $200m hedge fund From Bloomberg.com: A team of traders who left BlueCrest Capital Management earlier this year raised more than $200 million for their own hedge fund focused on Asian stocks, according to a person familiar with the matter. Ovata Capital Manag

  3. North America - Miami could attract hedge funds if SALT deductions axed[more]

    From Law360.com: For years, inertia has been Nitin Motwani's greatest foe in his attempts to lure hedge fund owners in the northeast to Miami, which he has pitched as a tropical low-tax paradise. But with the Republican tax bill proposing to eliminate deductions for state and local taxes, he's sensi

  4. Northleaf Capital Partners closes debut private credit fund on $670M[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Northleaf Capital Partners has closed its debut private credit fund - Northleaf Private Credit I - on $670 million. The vehicle will invest in private credit transactions in Europe and North America, with a primary focus on lending to private equity-backed compa

  5. Opalesque Exclusive: Credit Suisse Asset Management's NEXT Investors leads $6M Series A round for LUX Technology and Services[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Credit Suisse Asset Management's NEXT Investors has led a $6 million Series A funding round for LUX Technology and Services, a business and technology solutions provider for the alternative assets industry. The investment will be used to fuel growth of Trans