Commodity Trading Advisor

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Commodity Trading Advisor

An investment manager that focuses on long and short trading in the futures markets. The trades are often intraday trades. Sometimes referred to as Managed Futures.

Commodity Trading Advisor

An individual, or, more commonly, a firm that provides investment advice on the options or futures market. All individuals and companies doing this as their business must register with the CFTC unless they advise fewer than 15 people per year. Registration takes place through the National Futures Association.
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During the first quarter of 2012, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (the "CFTC") radically overhauled the definitions of Commodity Trading Adviser ("CTA") and Commodity Pool Operator ("CPO") and the available exemptions from registration as a CTA and/or CPO for family offices.
As a well-known commodity trading adviser, Tinghino developed a cyclical model for market timing which relies on a combination of many separate cycles.
We're in a state of confusion right now,'' said Don Wellenreiter, commodity trading adviser for Defined Risk Asset Management in Newbury Park.
Dabbah is also the principal of Bedrock Capital Management, LLC, an asset management firm and Bedrock Advisors, LLC a commodity pool operator and commodity trading adviser registered with the CFTC.
Don Wellenreiter, a commodity trading adviser at Defined Risk Asset Management in Newbury Park, believes a 10 percent to 15 percent correction is imminent.
the "Company") (OTCBB: FXIT), a company, through its affiliates, which is principally engaged in offering a web-based foreign currency trading platform to non-US residents, professionals and retail clients, today announced that it has acquired a 50% equity interest in Wheatley Asset Management ("Wheatley"), an Introducing Broker, Forex firm, and Commodity Trading Adviser, that is registered with the National Futures Association ("NFA").
According to the model, the market is overvalued by 30 percent, said Don Wellenreiter, a commodity trading adviser at Defined Risk Asset Management in Westlake Village.
But Don Wellenreiter, a commodity trading adviser at Peregrine Financial Group in Westlake Village, warned the end of 1999 might ``get wild'' as 2000 nears.
Securities and Exchange Commission as an investment adviser and as a commodity trading adviser with the CFTC.
Commodity Futures and Trading Commission as a commodity trading adviser, and is a member of the National Futures Association.
He has also worked as Portfolio Manager and Commodity Trading Adviser for a Hedge Fund and a Managed Futures firm.
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