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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ACA serves a diversified base of investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, investment companies and broker-dealers, including 81 of the top 100 hedge fund managers, 68 of the world's top 100 private equity firms, and 76 of the top 100 US money managers.
He has been an officer, director and counsel for numerous investment advisors, broker-dealers, commodity trading advisors, transfer agents and insurance companies.
She represents investment advisers and commodity trading advisors in connection with the organization, offering and management of funds, managed accounts and commodity pools and advises them on regulatory matters, transactions, product structuring and offerings, trading agreements and derivatives.
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Prior to joining Triton, Garcia played a key role in the launch and growth of an FX investment company, where he connected brokers, commodity trading advisors, registered investment advisors, and high net worth investors around the globe.
The event will be attended by more than 1000 delegates including hedge fund advisors, commodity trading advisors, fund of funds, institutional investors and service providers to the alternative investment industry
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Based in London, he will oversee sales for Hotspot in both the UK and continental Europe, covering Hotspot's client base of banks, hedge funds, institutions, commodity trading advisors and corporates.
The CFTC order requires MCM, MCA and MA, all of whom are CFTC registrants, jointly and severally, to pay a $25 million civil monetary penalty and restricts their registrations as Commodity Pool Operators and/or Commodity Trading Advisors for three years.
Gregoriou (finance, SUNY, Plattsburgh) and Zhu (operations, Worcester Polytechnic Institute) explain the theory and principles of Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA), a quantitative approach to assessing hedge fund performance and commodity trading advisors.