13 June 2013
FED tapering and Volatility Repricing
Seeyond’s experts, Natixis Asset Management’s structured product and volatility management investment division, give us their take and analysis following the recent declarations of the FED.
"Markets have been responsive recently to statements by Federal Reserve members, who have stepped up one after the other to broadcast their views on the prospect, of scaling back the Fed’s asset purchases. The big surprise was not so much the exit strategy, which economists have long been wrangling over, but rather the public nature of the debate and the intensity brought to it by the Fed members themselves.” explains Emmanuel Bourdeix, co-CIO of Natixis Asset Management in charge of Seeyond investment division.
“That said, looking past the current stock market correction, which we can read as a healthy breather, the debate is far from trivial and could prompt a repricing of volatility that is more structural than temporary a few months out and longer term…”
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Written by Emmanuel Bourdeix, co-CIO of Natixis Asset Management in charge of Seeyond investment division as of 11 june 2013.