Investment banks are creating new teams to trade the shares of pre-IPO giants including SpaceX, Robinhood and Airbnb. Specialist boutique HPC Investment Partners has been offering access to these underlyings via structured products for some time, in response to institutional demand.
SRP spoke HPC Investment Partners directors, Mehdi Rayane (pictured) and Ilya Zuckerman, about their experience structuring this kind of trade, the company’s focus in the current demand and how the firm’s clients are navigating the marketplace. At HPC IP, as with many other active providers of structured products, the current uncertainty is seen as an opportunity for structured products as they offer many options and serve different risk profiles and market environments. Our