Thu, Jan 29, 2015
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Opalesque Radio

Hedgegate Series IV: Challenging Environment for Investing in Currency Strategies?
Radio Feature 83: Sona Blessing in conversation with Thomas Suter
 
Friday, September 20, 2013
radio Thomas Suter is CEO of Quaesta Capital AG, which manages in excess of USD2.5bn in investment products and currency risk management mandates. He has more than 20 years of experience in financial markets and has been with this company since it was founded in 2005.

 Download this feature as MP3 (28.65 MB)

 
Listen to the complete feature
Hedgegate Series IV: Challenging Environment for Investing in Currency Strategies?

Duration: 12:31 

  logo

Or listen to selected sub-features
  • Q1 - Can you recap on how foreign exchange, as an asset class, has performed since the financial crisis broke out five years ago?

    Duration: 02:09 


  • Q2 - Why do you say it has been a challenging environment for currency based strategies and their managers?

    Duration: 02:16 


  • Q3 - Given the positive performance in equities and fixed income, year to date, for example, why should investors and capital allocators still be exposed to foreign exchange? Would that be primarily to hedge currency risk?

    Duration: 02:33 


  • Q4 - How should one determine and define their risk-reward currency exposure in a portfolio/asset allocation context?

    Duration: 01:41 


  • Q5 - Can you elaborate on how you can tailor and offer customised currency risk management solutions for different end users?

    Duration: 03:51 



Radio Link
  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Investing - U.S. investors favor currency hedged Europe ETFs as euro tumbles, Quants win back investors as Swiss franc fuels volatility gains, David Einhorn's $7bn hedge fund is loading up on this stock, Hedge fund BlueMountain Capital unveils Ocwen Financial short, claims default on notes[more]

    U.S. investors favor currency hedged Europe ETFs as euro tumbles From Reuters.com: U.S. investors stung by the falling euro who want to stay invested in Europe are turning to exchange-traded funds designed to strip out the impact of the region's currency. The biggest among so-called "cur

  2. News Briefs - Millennials use tech tools to jump into investing, Winklevoss twins to launch bitcoin exchange with FDIC insured deposits, Robertson’s legacy from hedge funds to New Zealand, Real estate managers exploring smaller open-end funds[more]

    Millennials use tech tools to jump into investing It is the Facebookification of monetary investing. From social networking platforms that enable young investors to stick to every other's stock-picking mojo, to internet sites for initially-timers hungry for a piece of the Silicon Valley

  3. Opalesque Exclusive: Ex-Citi trader launches 'sleep-at-night’ long/short equity fund[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: After working at Citi's proprietary trading desk, managing a large portfolio between 2008 and 2011, Joel S. Salomon founded SalauMor Management in New York

  4. …And Finally - Prison restaurant is the best in Cardiff[more]

    From Orange.co.uk: A restaurant at a prison staffed entirely by inmates has been ranked as the best in Cardiff by diners. The Clink Restaurant at HMP Cardiff - which is open to the public - has been ranked number one on TripAdvisor out of 946 eateries in the Welsh capital. Diners who pos

  5. Update: Prosecutors seek 12 years for hedge fund manager Francisco Illarramendi[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Federal prosecutors have asked the court to sentence convicted hedge fund manager Francisco Illarramendi to 12 years imprisonment for running an elaborate Ponzi scheme that bilked investors hundreds of millions in dollars, including a Venezuelan pension fund, report