The global heads of capital introduction at some of the biggest prime brokers have left this year to pursue new ventures.
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Deutsche Bank plans to double-down its efforts for its most profitable clients, expanding the hedge fund focus on its senior equities team.
Prime brokerage was one of the top revenue fallers for Deutsche Bank in 2017, due to its balance sheet-intensive nature and has over the years made major cuts with certain hedge fund clients.
Deutsche Bank’s plans will include a significant reduction in its headcount across the US and Asia.
Recent appointments to the business has signalled a boost in its global capabilities and providing a one-stop shop for hedge funds.