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CME Group Sponsored: Top Traders Round Table

CME Group is the exclusive sponsor of Top Traders Round Table, a series of conversations with industry leaders on the subject of Managed Futures.

Episode 10

Episode 10 continues the conversation with 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:

  • When do you stop adding more managers?
  • Carrie's approach to choosing managers
  • How management fees should be structured
  • Why thorough preparation and vision for risk mitigation strategies is necessary
  • Current trends during dislocation periods
  • What challenges the guests had to overcome as part of their implementation process

The views in this program reflect solely those of the host and other speakers and not necessarily those of its sponsors. The statements made in this program are for informational and educational purposes only and should not be considered investment advice or a solicitation of the sale or purchase of any futures, options or swaps contracts.

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