Deutsche's prime brokerage boosts India, China business

Hedge fund launches help Deutsche Bank grow PB revenues across Asia

Marlon Sanchez, Deutsche Bank

The prime brokerage business in Asia is evolving fast with hedge funds growing in sophistication and new fund launches increasing the overall pie for prime brokers to service. Macro themes also provided tactical trading opportunities and in both areas Deutsche Bank excelled to win Asia Risk's Prime Broker of the Year.

The macro backdrop in Asia has continued to see flows related to Japan, albeit at a reduced volume than last year while the national election in India that saw pro-business candida