Profile of Phil AlbinusContributing Editor
Member Since: 5/8/2014
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Phil Albinus is the former editor-in-chief of Advanced Trading. He has nearly two decades of journalism experience and has been covering financial technology and regulation for nine years. Before joining Advanced Trading, he served as editor of Waters, a monthly trade journal that analyzed the challenges of the CIO for sell side, buy side firms and exchanges. He has moderated countless briefings, webinars and industry panels. He has a Bachelor of Arts in English from the State University of New York at New Paltz and lives with his wife and three children in Ossining, NY. Follow him in Twitter at @philalbinus
Articles by Phil Albinus
posted in June 2012
Considering the state of the global markets, you'd think Canadian firms would avoid trading outside their own country. But Canadian asset managers are looking to trade with the same preparedness that helped them survive the 2008 credit crisis.
The sovereign debt crisis has been going on for months, even years, but firms are still unprepared to manage risk and take precautions as they face increased regulation and greater market volatility.
Despite this historic mess, bad brazen behavior is not showing any signs of leaving the scene.
In the same week that summer decided to show up in New York, other corners of the financial world were heating up as well. Jamie Dimon got a grilling from the members of the House of Representatives after last week's Senate Banking Committee tongue bath. Meanwhile, hedge finds managers gathered in Monaco to comment on the continent's slide to oblivion, while one US hedge find manager is placing all of his bets on – Greece?! Advanced Trading serves up the hottest quotes of this week.
In the lead-up of the forthcoming global credit Luxembourg fund, La Française AM will leverage S&P Capital IQ's proprietary Risk-to-Price practices.
The fawning may not have been as egregious as last week's Senate testimony but the JPMorgan CEO showed how to smooth over a hellaciously bad bet.
Yesterday, JPMorgan CEO and Wall Street Golden Boy Jamie Dimon testified before the Senate Banking Committee and critics are calling the session a veritable love fest. Even though he was called to explain his firm's stunning $2 billion (and counting) bet gone wrong, not a silver hair was ruffled on the CEO's head. Here's a selection of killer quotes from the CEO himself, a US senator who actually challenged him and media commentators who watched as Dimon swatted away the softballs without breaki
The CEO of JPMorgan Chase has released his opening statement to Congress and while he comes clean he doesn’t say it was all THAT bad.
As Nasdaq scrambles to soothe frayed nerves from its botched Facebook IPO, clients are fuming.
Numerix and Rutgers University's Mathematical Finance Program team-up to revitalize math curriculum for students aiming at futures in financial services.
The top quotes from Tabb Group's MarketTech 2012.
Hedge fund vet Thomas Chyla brings extensive buy side and product development experience in new role as vice president of product strategy.
Mr. Jamie Dimon is invited to speak before a few US senators, a man has a plan about saving AIG the next time the banks fail, and Greece inspires some Shakespeare in the Euro zone. If that weren't enough, we also hear from The Boss in this week's Advanced Trading Top Quotes of the Week.