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Peter Tchir

Peter Tchir started his career at Bankers Trust and later at Deutsche Bank, running high-yield derivatives. He has traded all manner of fixed-income products, both on the sell side as a market maker and as a portfolio manager at a fixed-income hedge fund.  During the financial crisis he ran the U.S. CDS-index business (made famous by The Big Short) for RBS.

Peter received B.S. in mathematics and computer sciences from the University of Waterloo and an MBA with distinction from Vanderbilt University, where he also won the Matt Wiggington Leadership Award for outstanding performance in finance.

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Recent Articles By The Author

Here's Why I'm All in on the 'Normalization' Trade

No matter what you want to call it -- there are plenty of reasons to be bullish right now.

Robinhood, GameStop, Silver... Keep Your Eye on the Ball

Investors will be inundated with day trading and David vs. Goliath headlines, but you cannot lose focus on the major investment themes.

'Mortal Kombat' on the Market

Let's pick apart the wild action in individual stocks -- especially GameStop -- and see what to expect going forward.

Don't Underestimate Yellen's Impact: What it Means for Your Portfolio

The former Fed Chair stole the show last week. Here's what it all means going forward.

It Is NOT Too Late to Refinance Your Mortgage

And don't forget to check your local banks.

Clearer Picture for Stimulus, Covid Response Emerges

Additional help now appears as a certainty and so does a beefed up effort on tackling the pandemic. Here are my takeaways.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: What We Should Take From 2020

As we have Georgia's runoffs in mind, let's see how advances in medicine, moves by the Fed and Treasury and progress on China trade should pull us up this year -- and what could be cause for concern.

Here's How to Position Yourself as the Week Kicks Off Poorly

Cyber hacking, Covid mutations and other pressures are weighing on the market -- so this is what to do now.

Sell High Yield -- And Buy Leveraged Loans

Here's why I see leveraged-loans as the way to go, and the exchange-traded funds I've got my eyes on.

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