F&c asset management
Whether or not funds are capped, hedge fund managers concur the broad post-crisis recovery rally in the $500 billion convertible bond market is over. They now trade around fair value.
Hedge fund strategies to capture value from volatility are becoming more diversified as managers migrate from long volatility strategies to generate alpha from volatility in stock markets.
The Thames River Longstone Fund has seen real vale in taking long/shore positions on real estate equities. The portfolio managers see a clear mean-reversion trend within the sector.
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Volatility arbitrage funds should be able to profit through cycles. Most investors say it is about trading volatility as an asset class, directional or taking a relative value approach.
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future