After a turbulent start to the week for the equity market, CNBC’s Closing Bell Overtime interviewed Peter Cecchini, the director of research at Axonic Capital, live on Thursday, December 7, to provide insights into why he believes market volatility will continue into 2024, hinting at the possibility of a looming recession. “As approximately thirty-three out […]
Joel A. Maizel is a Managing Director at Axonic Capital in the business development group. Prior to joining Axonic in 2016, Mr. Maizel was an Executive Director in Prime Brokerage at Morgan Stanley where he specialized in liquid hedge fund strategies. This included working with hedge fund clients to develop tailored fund raising strategies to meet their individual goals, and assisting institutional investors to find skilled hedge funds to match their investment interests. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Mr. Maizel was a Director in Prime Services at Barclays, where he led capital introduction efforts for quantitative equities, futures and macro hedge fund strategies. Mr. Maizel was previously Head of Capital Introductions at MF Global. Mr. Maizel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Arizona, and a Juris Doctor degree from the Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law.
After weathering market lows in October, investors may have at least one reason to be grateful this holiday season as the potential conclusion of the Federal Reserve’s aggressive rate hike campaign ushered in a strong rally throughout November. CNBC’s Closing Bell interviewed Peter Cecchini, director of research at Axonic Capital, LIVE on Wednesday, November 29, to shed […]
MuturalFundWire.com recently announced that Axonic has emerged as the leader in attracting inflows into smaller firms for October 2023, according to Morningstar Direct data on 2023 mutual fund and ETF flows, which excluded money market funds and fund of funds. Morningstar’s analysis focused on 497 firms that have fewer than ten long-term mutual funds and ETFs. […]
Grant Street Funding has raised another $500 million through a variable-note transaction, a type of commercial mortgage securitization that issues notes before the collateral loans are originated. The private placement, which will be used to finance five-year, fixed-rate loans, closed on Oct. 31 (GSF 2023-1). Deutsche Bank ran the books on the deal, and Fitch […]
Axonic Capital’s Peter Cecchini recently discussed the economic landscape on Bloomberg TV alongside Stephanie Roth of Wolf Research. Roth predicted a sustained inflation slowdown, anticipating a 2.5% rate in mid-2024, leading to a Fed rate cut in Q3. Cecchini agreed on inflation but focused on the shift from inflation to growth. He expressed concerns […]