AFR: “Michael Hintze's CQS loan rangers gallop through Europe”

Australian Financial Review reports on how CQS – led by founder and CEO Sir Michael Hintze – has found opportunities in Europe's private markets:

The London-based hedge fund, with about $US14 billion ($17.3 billion) in assets, is turning to the far corners of Europe's overburdened banking system for returns through private loan investment.

"Our view is if you really want to get the value, we have to go away from the crowd," Hintze told an audience at the Milkin Institute Conference in Los Angeles.

CQS is expanding its presence in Europe's private markets, as hedge funds facilitate the "great deleveraging" of Europe's enormous banking system by buying loans of overburdened banks.

Read more: "Michael Hintze's CQS loan rangers gallop through Europe" – Australian Financial Review