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Jan 15 2016

FQS launch search for Head of Sales & Marketing

FQS have launched their search for a US based Head of Sales & Marketing. John Murtagh from FQS commented that 'at a time of continued development, our firm requires a US Head of Sales & Marketing who will be responsible for all areas of marketing, sales, investor relations and business development. This will be a key hire for us and will be the primary liaison between the firm and its clients, focusing both on pursuing new relationships and maintaining current clients. The successful candidate will develop a US centric strategic marketing plan within a global brand framework which positions the firm in accordance with the founder’s corporate vision and business objectives'. John added 'this is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to join a boutique firm with a lot of upside potential and to take the lead on business development at the right time in the midst of good performance, new product development and positive momentum'.

Aug 03 2015

An Analysis of 180 Years of Market Drawdowns

At an event hosted by AXA at their Manhattan offices, Dr Frey was invited to present to the Friends of Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques (, a paper entitled "An Analysis of 180 Years of Market Drawdowns". The paper focused on a new approach to modelling this process, measuring its stability of over time, and reflected on the significance of the Great Depression and other significant events, the effectiveness of monetary and fiscal interventions, and what investors can learn from a long-term view of economic and financial history.

Jun 11 2015

Hedge fund investor bemoans lack of pure currency hedge funds

In a recent Euromoney article, Pacome Breton discusses the lack of investment opportunities in pure currency hedge funds.