Managed Futures

Long run: Jack Schwager talks traders, old and new

Jack Schwager's career runs from pre-financial futures markets to author of the Markets Wizard books to an online start-up today. As the recipient of the CTA Expo's 2105 Lifetime Achievement Award in New York in April, he spoke with Jim Kharouf, editor-in-chief of...

Looking Up: RJO’s Gerry Corcoran Bullish On Managed Futures

As chairman and CEO of one of the largest FCMs in the world, Gerry Corcoran of RJ O'Brien has diversified its services from futures execution and a clearing member firm to a host of other markets and businesses including managed futures. To him, the managed futures...

Open Spaces: Coquest Looks to Expand in Managed Futures

Coquest is making a bigger push into the managed futures space. The firm, which announced the addition of Max Eagye as managing director last week to further expand its managed futures business, sees an opportunity to grow within the space with individual investors,...

Tough Nut: RCM Finds New Ways to Get Managed Futures to RIAs

Starting a new financial asset management company in the midst of a financial crisis does not seem like a great idea, particularly one focused on managed futures. But Bobby Schwartz saw an opportunity to move into the space and created RCM Asset Management in 2010....

Which Direxion for 40 Act Funds

The question for many in the managed futures industry at the CTA Expo in Chicago last month was where the next opportunity will come from. Several years now into the next big thing - managed futures mutual funds or 40 Act Funds - there is great hope and great...

The A,B,C’s: Ian Morley’s Tips for Emerging Managers

Emerging managers have always faced challenges getting their firms off the ground. From establishing a track record to building the infrastructure needed to grow, firms are now faced with a new regulatory regime in the US and Europe that puts additional hurdles in...

Home Run: Don Davis Talks About Peer-to-Peer Investments

The US financial crisis has wreaked havoc for the past several years on the mortgage lending business, not to mention many homeowners and debtors. It also has created opportunities for innovative firms that are looking for new ways to help debtors and make a nice...

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