Monthly Hedge Fund Trends – February 2013 (Deutsche Bank)

February 2013

KEYWORDS: AIFMD, Asian Hedge Funds, asset allocation, CFTC, China, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, CRD IV, Daniel Gallagher, Dodd-Frank Act, EMIR, Equity markets, ESMA, EU, European Union, event driven, Financial Stability Oversight Council, Financial Transaction Tax, FSOC, FTT, hedge fund investor, Hedge Fund Performance, hedge funds, housing, Institutional Investors, leverage, money markets, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Portugal, SEC, Securities and Exchange Commission, UCITS, United Kingdom

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Deutsche Bank

Organizations:
  • Deutsche Bank

Summary:

Deutsche Bank Research Highlights: “US housing recovery: Engine of growth in 2013” and “Investor Positioning and Flows: Underweights and Inflows Supporting Equities”

Our Global Markets Research team believes that 2012 marked a turning point in the US housing market recovery and expect housing to be an important engine of growth in 2013. They project that house prices will rise 3.9% y/y, and the resulting wealth effect will add about $85 billion to real personal consumption expenditures.

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