Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Last updated 11 min ago
Oct 31 2008 | 7:43pm ET
The National Futures Association announced has suspended SNC Investments and its principal, Peter Son, from membership.
New York-based SNC, which operates as a futures commission merchant, commodity pool operator, and commodity trading adviser has suddenly ceased operations, according to the NFA, and Son is reported missing along with millions of dollars in investor funds.
The NFA has prohibiting Son from soliciting or accepting any new funds.
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 ...