Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Sep 23 2010 | 10:01am ET
New York-based Trigon Investment Advisors has named Keith Byers as a managing director. In his new role, Byers will be responsible for the strategic planning and implementation of all sales and marketing efforts for Trigon.
Byers joins Trigon after spending the past 15 years at Chesapeake Capital Corporation where he was responsible for marketing and business development.
Trigon is a commodity trading adviser and manages approximately $500 million in client assets. The firm was founded in 2002 by Paul Mastroddi and Ante Basic.
Trigon’s Discretionary Macro Program, its largest, utilizes the fundamental and technical backgrounds of its portfolio managers to formulate top-down investment themes. Trigon’s FX Program has the longest track record and employs a systematic model to trade currencies on a short- to intermediate-term horizon. Finally, Trigon’s multi-strategy Global Macro Program utilizes both discretionary and systematic methodologies.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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