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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

The Fed's Head Fake Leaves Bulls Dazed and Confused

There is still hope for a "buy everything" rally, but the price action says to tread extremely carefully.

Fed Flash Reaction

Will the Fed Cut Off the Nose to Spite the Face?

Let's see if the nation's central bank will create a monster with its inflation policy -- and why I see prices and jobs swinging in the other direction.

The 'Everything' Rally?

All this Fed speculation is not a pivot. It's simply practical.

Scared But Constructive: Climbing That Wall of Worry

So much inflation certainty is being priced in, even as the data turn.

Welcome to the Jungle, It's Not Fun and Games

It's a dauting task to manage these markets, which have some similarities to those during Great Financial Crisis, but here's what to do.

The Jobs Report Was as Mild as It Gets

What we will learn most, by the end of the day, is about positioning.

Bond Market Liquidity: Even I'm Concerned

It is in the best interests of everyone to see bond markets normalize.

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