ASYMMETRIC PAYOFF INVESTMENTS
In search of the positively skewed returns payoff on investments with limited downside risks and liabilities. This may also come about from overlaying, combining and structuring various derivatives with underlying instruments/assets to create the desired payoff profile.
LOW DELTA CHEAP OPTIONALITY
Collecting bottom drawer under-priced positive or negative tail risks events optionality with low time-decay (theta) and great exponential hockey stick payoffs. Typically these arises when the probability of an event or outcome is totally under-priced or over-priced due to irrational exuberance or complete apathy respectively.
SPECIAL SITUATION OPPORTUNITIES
Drawn out opportunites arising from the restructuring of a company or corporate transactions including spin-offs, share repurchases, security issuance/repurchase, asset sales, or other catalyst-oriented situations
Reorganising the legal, ownership, operational, or other structures of a company for the purpose of making it more profitable, or better organised for its present and future needs.
TAX AND REGULATORY OPTIMISATION
Optimising tax and regulatory systems in order to circumvent unfavorable regulation by a variety of techniques, including restructuring transactions, financial engineering and geographic relocation.
EVENT AND CATALYTIC INVESTMENTS
Impending news or developments from earnings releases, favorable or unfavorable economic reports, management changes, new products, product recalls, successful (or unsuccessful) marketing campaigns, lawsuits and other factors that change the perception of a company and/or the underlying instrument/asset value
DERIVATIVES PRICING AND STRUCTURING
Determination of fair, optimal pricing and structure on underlying derivatives embedded or utilised in transactions explored.
CAPITAL MARKETS PRICING/STRUCTURING
Determination of fair, optimal pricing and structure for capital market activities and transactions explored
HEDGES AND RISKS MITIGATION OVERLAYS
Market risk overlays to mitigate unwanted negative effects from interest rates, foreign exchange, stocks, bonds, volatility or correlation that may arise due to exposure to equity, fixed income, currency, commodity or other asset classes