Cheyne Capital is one of Europe’s leading alternative asset managers. Cheyne launched its first fund in 2000 and today manages net assets of approximately $6.5 billion.
Cheyne Capital is a diversified alternative investment manager with expertise in the following areas:
Cheyne’s Corporate Credit team specialises in Investment Grade and Crossover corporate credit on a global basis. Cheyne manages both long-only and long/short strategies investing in CDS and bonds. The team determines relative value in credits using comprehensive fundamental analysis in order to avoid defaults and generate trading gains.
Real Estate Debt: Cheyne’s Real Estate Debt team capitalises on opportunities in direct real estate lending, securitised European real estate debt (CMBS and RMBS) and selective special situations including CMBS workouts and loan-to-own investments. The investment approach combines a comprehensive valuation of the underlying property assets with a detailed analysis of the debt structure in order to identify investments offering attractive yields and robust downside protection.
Event Driven: Cheyne’s Event Driven Team focuses on complex situations with attractive risk-reward propositions, dynamically allocating capital between hard and soft catalyst opportunity sets across three sub-strategies: risk arbitrage, mixed arbitrage and special situations.
High Yield: Cheyne’s High Yield strategy focuses on European high yield bonds and leveraged loans on an absolute return basis.
Convertible Bonds: Cheyne’s Convertible Bond team aims to capitalise on the compelling combination of downside protection and upside participation inherent in convertible securities. The team manages global absolute return and long-biased strategies.
Equities: Cheyne’s Equity teams combine fundamental investing in research-driven opportunities and undervalued companies with a pro-active approach to trading. The teams manage strategies including global long/short, South East Asian long/short and European mid cap.
Multi-Strategy: Cheyne’s multi-strategy offering provides investors with diversified exposure to Cheyne’s investment strategies with active asset allocation and portfolio management by Cheyne’s CIO.