The Bank was nominated in the category by the editorial staff of Infrastructure Investor and in an on-line poll conducted during December and January. More than 1,000 readers participated, with Deutsche Bank voted as the top Global Corporate Trust Service
Hedge funds, as measured by the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index, finished February up 1.61%; with 9 out of 10 strategies in positive territory;
Late last year he lightened up on financials, while exposing himself further to gold. Well, financials have been on a tear for the first several weeks of the year, while gold has been rather mediocre.
The old system of assigning a number of ‘A’s has been replaced with a system of four bands – Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze.
A conference call with management discussion of these financial results will be held today, March 20, 2012, at 9:00 AM Eastern. Investors and securities industry professionals may access the management discussion by calling 877-710-9938 or 702-928-7183.
Investors are more optimistic about corporate profits. A net 6 percent of the panel expects corporate profits to improve in the coming year. A month ago, a net 11 percent predicted profits would decline.
Demand for securities tied to everything from suburban strip malls to luxury lodgings is surging as investors wager that, with unemployment at its lowest level since February 2009, commercial-property owners will be able to cover their mortgage payments.
Mr. Cortez has over a decade of real estate experience, and has been instrumental in closing $3.2 billion of property dispositions, structured finance assignments, notes sales and joint venture equity placements.
The launch of the SPDR Barclays Capital Short Term High Yield Bond ETF enhances State Street Global Advisors’ fixed income ETF offering, which is now comprised of 34 SPDR ETFs, including the SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF (JNK).
started his Boston-based hedge fund in 1996 after leaving Fidelity Investments, Iben made his name in the investment business managing mutual funds, including the $2 billion Nuveen Tradewinds Global All Cap Fund.