Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Last updated 32 min ago
Jan 11 2012 | 10:48am ET
Oxburgh Partners has lost one of its top traders to commodities broker/dealer Marex Spectron.
Guy Wolf was named a macro strategist at Marex, which expanded into cash equities in July with the acquisition of Eden Financial's global markets group. Wolf will offer Marex clients cross-product offering and asset correlation analysis, Financial News reports.
Wolf told FN that he views the job at Marex as a learning opportunity in the inter-linkage of trading across financial markets.
Wolf spent the past four years at Oxburgh and was named one of FN's 40 rising stars under 40.
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 ...