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Title

 Trading Volatility and Futures-based VIX Investing

Location

CalPERS

Start Time

6/29/2011 12:00 PM

End Time

6/29/2011 1:30 PM

Event Description

Speaker:  Nick Cherney, CFA, Cofounder and Chief Investment Officer, VelocityShares

 

Summary:  overview of volatility investing / pitfalls and effective tail risk hedging strategies

 

Bio of Speaker:  Nick Cherney, CFA, Cofounder and Chief Investment Officer, VelocityShares Nick co-founded VelocityShares in 2009. Previously, he worked at Barclays Capital in New York and had product development and management responsibilities for iPath ETNs. Previous to his role with Barclays Capital, Nick was a portfolio manager for iShares at Barclays Global Investors in San Francisco where he managed over $25 billion of ETF assets across asset classes. Prior to that, he was an index research analyst at Barclays Global Investors. Nick holds a BA with Highest Honors in Economics from UC Berkeley and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).

Event Type

Society

Education Topic

 

City

Sacramento

State/Province

CA

Event Country

 

Event Region

Americas

Location Info

CalPERS - 400 Q Street, Lincoln Plaza East, Room 4735 

Speaker

Nick Cherney, CFA, Cofounder and Chief Investment Officer, VelocityShare

CE Credits

1

SER Credit

N/A

Currency

Members - N/A, Nonmembers - $10

Member Price

 

Non-Member Price

 

Candidate Price

$10

Registration

CFASS Members click here.
Nonmembers click here.

Recurrence

 

All Day Event

 

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