Mark Melin is an alternative investment practitioner whose specialty is recognizing the impact of beta market environment on a technical trading strategy. A portfolio and industry consultant, wrote or edited three books including High Performance Managed Futures (Wiley 2010) and The Chicago Board of Trade’s Handbook of Futures and Options (McGraw-Hill 2008) and taught a course at Northwestern University's executive education program.
According to initial reports, some of Wall Street's highest-profile fund managers are suffering significant losses this year as volatile markets unseat their carefully constructed portfolios.
Q4 2021 hedge fund letters,... Read More
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) were engaged by the World Gold Council to assess the direct economic and fiscal contribution made by gold in the major gold producing and consuming countries.
This... Read More
Every afternoon (and morning) we provide an update on global market levels, company news, economic news, and hedge fund news. Highlights for September 13th 2012 below:
Post Market Update
US: Dow: 13539.90... Read More
The value of stock buyback plans has surged since 2010. According to investment researcher Morningstar, the top 30 S&P 500 companies repurchased around $700 billion worth of stock between 2010... Read More
In a bid to appear more transparent, the Director of National Intelligence today released data on the National Security Agency’s (NSA) domestic spying operation.
NSA's report lifts the curtains on... Read More
Rulers For $0.25! Markers For $0.97! Honey, Get The Kids, Lets Go To Staples! by Jordan S. Terry, Managing Director Stone Street Advisors LLC
I don’t cover Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS), nor... Read More