Charlotte, NC (PressExposure) September 22, 2009 -- Cameron Hight, CFA, president and founder of Alpha Theoryâ¢ will discuss âThe 8 Mistakes Money Managers Make and How to Fix Them Using Risk-Adjusted Returnâ at two different events this week. Hight will be in presenting at the MidSouth Alternative Investment Association (MSAIA) Fall 2009 Mixer in Nashville, TN on Monday, September 21st. This event will be held from 5:00pm to 7:00pm CST at Maggiano's Little Italy Restaurant.
Hight will also present on Thursday, September 24th at the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society of Philadelphia. This event will be held from 12:00pm to 1:30pm EST at the Philadelphia Racquet Club. For more information, please visit http://www.cfaphil.org. Hight presented the â8 Mistakesâ to the Charlotte CFA Chapter last Thursday as well.
These presentations will explain how using Risk-Adjusted Return fixes these mistakes while creating a portfolio with higher potential return and less inherent risk. âIâm honored to be speaking at these prestigious organizations,â said Cameron Hight, CEO and President of Alpha Theoryâ¢. âThe response so far has been extremely positive and I believe we have convinced many investors of the need of calculating Risk-Adjusted Return for every investment.â
About Presenter Cameron Hight, CFA, Alpha Theoryâ¢ Founder and CEO
Hight founded and developed Alpha Theory 'sâ¢ proprietary software in 2005. Previously, he worked in the investment industry for 10 years covering primarily technology companies where he supported over $20B in transactions. Hight worked in New York as an equity research analyst for firms such as Credit Suisse First Boston and Lehman Brothers. In 2002, Hight joined Afton Capital Management, a $200M long-short equity hedge fund. Hight earned his Business degree from UNC-Chapel Hill and became one of the youngest ever to receive the CFA designation.