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Gershon Distenfeld - Latest News

The little known US housing play investors are missing

AllianceBernstein’s John Taylor reveals his top pick in the US housing market.

AB’s $24.2bn HY team: how to avoid soft closure

Global high yield team addresses the fund’s capacity constraints.

$24.2bn HY team makes big switch into local currency EMD

Citywire + rated Gershon Distenfeld talks through the rationale for moving out of US high yield.

$22.3bn HY team reveals offbeat housing market bet

Citywire + rated manager reveals little followed area of investment making up 10% of giant fund.

How much cash the biggest funds in the world are holding

Citywire Selector delves into the data sheets to uncover how much capital the largest cross-border players are keeping in reserve.

Head-to-head on HY ETFs: BlackRock and AllianceBernstein clash

Industry veteran takes on AM giant over flows into passively-managed strategies boasting high levels of commodities exposure.

Don’t bet on huge rise in HY defaults, says $17bn manager

Commodities-driven concerns won’t lead to more than a modest increase in blow-ups, says Gershon Distenfeld.

Fed should have already started rate hikes, says $21bn HY manager

AB’s Gershon Distenfeld says the continuation of the current monetary policy may pave the way for potential asset bubbles.

Don’t despair over default talk, says $21bn HY manager

AllianceBernstein’s Gershon Distenfeld believes markets are over-estimating the impact of rate hikes on bond market blowouts.

AllianceBernstein’s $24bn Distenfeld: the truth behind the HY sell-off

The US firm's high yield director and his credit specialist discuss what the recent sell-off means for investors.