Q&A Macro RV Analyst/Trader

Did one of these a couple years ago. Wanted to update as I’m a couple years older and wiser, but still grateful to WSO.

For the young monkeys out there, study the comment history of Bondarb, Matinghoul, and Rumplestilskin diligently. You don’t get knowledge from outside the industry often.

Brief career history:

  • 1-2 years at small directional macro fund as a generalist across asset classes (equities, credit, rates, commodities, fx)
  • 1-2 years at a larger rates RV fund

Gonna be a bit coy about specifics, but we trade what you’d expect a rates RV fund to trade (bonds, swaps, futures, etc.) across basically all developed markets.

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