Hedgies Look for New Convert Plays

Tunick, Britt Erica
October 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/25/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 41, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the trends in the investment of hedge funds in the U.S. Decline in the popularity of the core convertible arbitrage strategy as an engine for new issuance; Reason for the low returns of the convertible arbitrage strategy; Aggressiveness of hedge funds in analyzing issuer's credit quality.


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