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. Weinstein joined Axonic in 2012 and oversees the Firm’s investment team. In his role, alongside the CIO, Mr. Weinstein oversees Axonic’s asset allocation, sector allocation, trading and investment management. Mr. Weinstein was responsible for the firm’s build out of its commercial mortgage-backed securities (“CMBS”) and commercial real estate equity and debt businesses, and he serves as Head of the Real Estate Investment Committee. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Weinstein was a Vice President at Macquarie Capital where he managed a CMBS principal investment strategy from 2010 through 2012. From 2003 to 2008, he was an Associate Director in the CMBS group at Bear Stearns & Co. Mr. Weinstein received his MBA in Finance at the New York University Stern School of Business and graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Industrial Labor Relations.
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 […]