Fundamental Portfolio Software CEO Speaks in Nashville and Philadelphia

Charlotte, NC (PressExposure) September 22, 2009 -- Cameron Hight, CFA, president and founder of Alpha Theory™ will discuss “The 8 Mistakes Money Managers Make and How to Fix Them Using Risk-Adjusted Return” 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 Hight presented the “8 Mistakes” 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. “I’m honored to be speaking at these prestigious organizations,” said Cameron Hight, CEO and President of Alpha Theory™. “The 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.”

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.

About Alpha Theory™

Alpha Theory™, the investment industry’s leading Fundamental Portfolio Management platform, is the premier solution used by hedge and mutual fund portfolio managers to develop an efficient portfolio using the concept of risk-adjusted return. Alpha Theory™ leverages research and instinct to build a repeatable system for optimally sizing positions. For further information, please visit, our blog at or our demo at

Contact :
Telitha Causey
Vice President, Marketing
Alpha Theoryâ„¢
Charlotte, NC
(877) 854-7489
(704) 307-2914 x207

Press Release Source:™.html

Press Release Submitted On: September 22, 2009 at 5:54 am
This article has been viewed 6878 time(s).