Every year, HedgeNordic invites some of the leading experts in the CTA industry to its CTA Roundtable in Stockholm. This event provides a unique opportunity to exchange insights and perspectives on the latest developments and challenges in the CTA space. The roundtable covers a wide range of topics, such as performance drivers and market trends, manager dispersion, portfolio construction and risk management, and new research directions.
Why is change so important, but also very difficult? How do we adapt? Which transitions offer opportunities for investors in the coming years? And how can we participate in a responsible manner?
Harold de Boer participated in the Top Traders Unplugged Podcast hosted by Niels Kaastrup-Larsen and Allan Dunne. Harold among others explains why we should not embrace conventions, why computers have become somewhat of a disadvantage, and why trading more markets is not always better.
If the purpose of the exercise is not to create an as large as possible ESG market but the goal instead is to help reduce carbon emissions to put a brake on further global warming, positions in derivatives such as futures contracts should not be included in the calculation of the carbon footprint of investment portfolios.
Niels Kaastrup-Larsen and Kathryn Kaminski speak with Harold de Boer. Listen in to learn about Transtrend's history, our way of trading and Harold's unique perspective on the investment industry.
Niels Kaastrup-Larsen and Kathryn Kaminski continue their conversation with Harold de Boer. Listen in to learn about Transtrend's trading of synthetic market combinations, current research projects and Harold's perspective on volatility.