Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Mar 24 2011 | 2:00pm ET by Deirdre Brennan
A big thank you to all of the speakers, attendees and sponsors who joined us at yesterday’s FINforums Global Macro and Geopolitical Risk event. The presentations and roundtable discussions were fantastic, and we’ll be posting some articles and video about the event in the days to come.
Also, I enjoyed catching up with many loyal FINalternatives readers and it was great to see old friends and make new acquaintances.
John Seigenthaler, Mitch Ackles and I again thank all of you who helped make the event a success, and we hope to see you on Sept. 14th for the FINforums Annual Hedge Funds Summit.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...