Peter Cecchini, director of research at Axonic Capital, was featured on Bloomberg TV on September 15 to provide valuable insights into the high yields sector, emphasizing the significance of risk-adjusted returns and the asymmetry of returns. He contrasted this perspective with Axonic’s own outlook, highlighting their skepticism about the effectiveness of the VIX, which has […]
Mr. Greenwell joined Axonic in 2020 as a Managing Director on the Business Development team, focusing on clients on the West Coast. He began his career on Wall Street in 1989 on the Institutional Block Trading Desk at Shearson Lehman Hutton in New York City. For over 30 years Mr. Greenwell has traded nearly all components of the capital structure (bank debt, corporate debt, and equities), most notably at Shearson Lehman Hutton, Smith Barney, Imperial Capital and most recently Cantor Fitzgerald. At Cantor Fitzgerald, he was the Director of Sales for Cantor’s Market Strategy and Equity Derivative effort, working directly with the firm’s Global Chief Market Strategist. Mr. Greenwell attended the University of Missouri from 1987 – 1989, transferred to New York University in 1990 and accepted a job with Smith Barney before graduation.
With rapidly rising inflation, an aggressive rate hike campaign and persistent market volatility, there used to be more certainty that the U.S. was heading toward a recession. However, conflicting economic data points are now causing some investors to question the likelihood of such an event. On episode 99 of The Julia La Roche Show, host Julia […]
Despite earlier expectations of a weaker U.S. economy and lower asset prices this year, markets are still rallying. Equity markets are approaching previous record highs from late 2021, and high-yield option-adjusted spreads are at around 400 basis points, leaving distressed debt investors uncertain about the extent of future opportunities. However, there are ongoing signs of […]
As many investors begin to predict that the U.S. Federal Reserve will achieve its goal of combatting inflation without a recession, known as a soft landing, Peter Cecchini, director of research at Axonic Capital, is not as optimistic. CNBC’s The Closing Bell recently interviewed Cecchini LIVE on Wednesday, August 9, to learn more about why he believes […]
In a testament to our commitment to staying at the forefront of the alternative investing landscape, Axonic Capital proudly engaged in an enlightening Alternative Investment Due Diligence Event this past July. The event, hosted by Axonic partner CAIS, a trailblazing fintech leader in the realm of alternative investments, drew together industry luminaries and thought leaders for […]