Since the inception of Modern Trader, a core editorial theme has centered on the wisdom and power of crowds. Editorial emphasis has focused on companies and projects engaged in the collection and analysis of information.
Sunday, 11 December 2016
Last updated 1 day ago
Apr 26 2011 | 8:28am ET
Riverside Risk Advisors, a derivatives advisory specialist, has tapped Steven Plake to court the pension fund market.
Plake joins the boutique firm from fixed-income specialist NISA Investment Advisors, where he developed hedging strategies for pension plans.
“We are reaching out to pension funds, their consultants and investment managers in a derivatives advisory capacity,” commented Joyce Frost, a partner at Riverside Risk Advisors. “Steve will lead Riverside’s pension effort helping plans in evaluating transactions and assisting in the construction and execution of derivatives strategies, complying with fiduciary duties and working through Dodd-Frank transition issues,” she added.
Plake has five years of experience working with corporate and public pension and retirement plans developing derivative programs and structured products.