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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Jansen will also be directly involved in distinguishing consummate Commodity trading Advisors within the organization who can potentially managed traders' investment and trading portfolios.
The speakers will offer insights into successful automation scenarios for proprietary trading desks, hedge funds, commodity trading advisors, and broker/dealers.
Along with its global subsidiaries, which have been built over the years, Laeken International will provide global clients both public and private managed futures fund products such as multi-manager funds, commodity trading advisors programs, limited partnership programs and fund of funds.
AlphaMetrix provides investors and funds of funds with direct access, research and real-time performance reporting to managed futures funds and commodity trading advisors (CTAs).
The firm's registered Commodity Trading Advisors are focused in creating and designing proprietary automated trading systems for commodity futures trading services and employ these trading systems to generate an unequal trading advantage, particularly in volatile futures markets.
com)-- With a gigantic trading and investment experience for a number of years, Kaufmann-Rothstein International has built a team of all professional and qualified Commodity Trading Advisors who provide qualified investors the utmost and internationally accepted standards of services and who are also steadfast in utilizing their knowledge on alternative programs to assist investors in choosing appropriate managed futures programs.
The Big Money in Futures" - An inside look into where hedge funds and commodity trading advisors are putting their money.
derivatives markets, announced the launch of Coquest Advisors, an independent research and advisory firm that will provide due diligence on commodity trading advisors and hedge funds and target the most talented investment managers for its clients.
It also provides FX, metals and CFD trading and credit solutions and services to fund managers, commodity trading advisors and corporate FX market participants.
She advises on all aspects of implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act and its impact on swap dealers, end-users, futures commission merchants, commodity pool operators and commodity trading advisors.
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
Before NIBA existed, Introducing Brokers (IBs) and Commodity Trading Advisors (CTAs) had no central organization to ensure that they were represented within the industry.