Pine River selects Quantifi to support credit strategies

March 23, 2010
  • Leading hedge fund to use Quantifi for pricing and analysing credit products
  • Fund to benefit from established best of breed solutions for the buy-side

London and New York (23rd March 2010) - Quantifi, a leading provider of valuation models and risk management software for the global credit and interest rate markets, today announced that Pine River Capital Management L.P., a leading alternative asset management firm in the relative value space, has selected Quantifi for pricing and analysis of global credit products. Pine River, which has offices in Minnetonka, MN, New York, San Francisco, London and Hong Kong, has over $1 billion of assets under management.

Rohan Douglas, CEO, Quantifi, commented, “We are very pleased to be selected by Pine River, a highly regarded manager that has developed a strong reputation in the relative value space. Quantifi has established itself as the premier pricing and structuring tool for the global credit markets. By working closely with our clients we have succeeded in rapidly evolving our products in ways that closely match their needs. We look forward to working with Pine River’s talented team and providing them with a flexible, robust infrastructure that allows them to focus on asset selection and management.”

Getting hedge funds up and running on a system that supports their strategies within a short timeframe is critical. Quantifi’s turnkey pricing, structuring, trading and portfolio risk management solutions combined with their extensive experience enables funds to rapidly go to market and supports creativity in trading strategies.

 


 

“We look forward to working with Pine River’s talented team and providing them with a flexible,
robust infrastructure that allows them to focus on asset selection and management.”

Rohan Douglas, CEO, Quantifi


 

Scott Trimble, Head of North American Sales, stated, “Quantifi’s value has been proven in some of the largest hedge funds and was developed in tandem with their requirements. With Quantifi, an organisation is able to respond quickly to changes in the market and implement new strategies efficiently to take advantage of market opportunities.”

Quantifi provides an extensive suite of add-in functions for Excel. By using advanced numerical methods, Quantifi can be deployed rapidly and achieves fast pricing – providing financial professionals and others with access to sophisticated pricing and risk analysis of credit and interest rate products from within Excel.

 


 

About Pine River Capital Management

Pine River Capital Management was founded in 2002 to manage relative value investment strategies including capital structure arbitrage, convertible bond and fixed-income arbitrage, event driven & equity relative value, and distressed credit, for qualified hedge fund investors worldwide. We focus on serving our investors and seeking superior risk-adjusted investment performance. We recruit and retain top talent while promoting a steadfast commitment to transparency and adherence to the highest standards of corporate governance.

For further information, please visit Pine River