Posts Tagged ‘Willem Kooyker’

Quant Traders’ Contrarian Bullish Bets

November 14, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

Quantitative models sometimes come up with trades that go against the flow. Case in point: bullish bets on (more…)

Tudor Attracts as Macro Rises

December 6, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

Two years ago distressed securities investing looked promising. No longer. Investors are moving to other strategies, in particular global macro. But they don’t want new macro managers—they want well-established names that have been around for decades, like Paul Tudor Jones.  (more…)

Blenheim Goes for Industrial Metals

November 17, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

Willem Kooyker’s commodity trading firm, Blenheim Capital Management, has bought the shares of a number of industrial metal producers.  Blenheim is one of the largest futures trading managers. (more…)