Commentary

Donald Steinbrugge
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Are There Still Opportunities in Structured Credit Hedge Fund Strategies?

In this guest article, the author examines how the next credit cycle might again offer great distressed long-only beta trades at some point, but recommends investing in hedge funds that carry low market exposure right now.

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July 2010 Edition

Featured Articles

Cover Story: Reversal of Fortune

By Peter Chapman

Out of the Dark

By John D'Antona Jr.

Letter from the Editor

This Year's Model

Limit orders just sitting there, going unexecuted. It's the same old story. It happened during the heyday of the Nasdaq dealer market. It happened on the floor of the fabled NYSE, during the auction process. And it's still happening in today's sophisticated, hyper-speed market. The time, place and methods of trading may change, but the results are the same.

Inside Trading

Rules and Regs

Erroneous Trades Plan

By Peter Chapman

Fee Cap Splits Options Exchanges

By Peter Chapman

NYSE Stands By Its LRPs

By James Ramage

Tech Notes

New BofA Merrill Algos Pair Up

By John D'Antona Jr.

Pipeline Scans for Blocks

By James Ramage

ITG Blends EMS and OMS Together

By John D'Antona Jr.

Buyside Snapshot

CIO Harris Embraces Trading

By John D'Antona Jr.

On the Move

People On The Move

By Editorial Staff

Viewpoint

Review: Floor Plan

By Peter Chapman

Word for Word

Word For Word

By Editorial Staff