New York City, NY, April 21, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Dr. Andrew Kumiega, Director of Quality, Infinium Capital Management, a proprietary capital management firm with offices in Chicago and New York, and co-author of "Quality Money Management: Process Engineering and Best Practices for Systematic Trading and Investment", Academic Press, 2008, will join GoldenNetworking.net's High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2010, "Innovating and Profiting from High-Frequency Trading in 2010 and Beyond" (http://www.HFTLeadersForum.com), May 27th, 2010, Flatotel Hotel, New York City, as Keynote Speaker.
Dr. Kumiega has applied his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering to research positions in both the manufacturing and the financial industry over the last 20 years. He has held multiple Director level positions in financial trading firms responsible for front office financial engineering. He currently works for proprietary trading firm Infinium Capital Management. Dr Kumiega is an Adjunct Facility member at both at Illinois Institute of Technology and University of Chicago. His industry research interests include: implied volatility models for equity derivatives, pricing models for convertible bonds, multi-factor stock selection models, credit analysis, and project management for finance.
Dr. Kumiega is the co-author of "Quality Money Management: Process Engineering and Best Practices for Systematic Trading and Investment" along with multiple journal articles. Dr. Kumiega holds a B.Sc. Engineering Management from the University of Illinois, Chicago, a M.Sc Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois, Chicago, a Ph.D.in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois, Chicago and a M.Sc. Finance from Illinois Institute of Technology.
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· Real Estate Leaders Forum 2010, "Successfully Investing in Distressed Real Estate Assets" (http://www.RealEstateLeadersForum.com), June 17th, New York City
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