Top Traders Round Table - Episode 09

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Top Traders Round Table - Episode 09
CalSTRS, Wisconsin Alumni Research Association, Workplace Safety and Insurance Board

This episode of Top Traders Round Table hosts guests Carrie Lo, Director of Hedge Strategies at CalSTRS, Ryan Abrams, Portfolio Manager at Wisconsin Alumni Research Association, and Ela Karahasanoglu, VP at Workplace Safety and Insurance Board.

Topics discussed:

  • New Risk Mitigation Strategies (RMS) at CalSTRS
  • How to use risk mitigation strategies in an organization
  • Is trend-following really an opportunity cost question?
  • The risks of risk parity strategies
  • The ins and outs of a manager selection process
  • Why Ela has focused more on tail-risk strategies

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