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

| Mar 15, 2018
| 3:39 PM EDT
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| Feb 14, 2018
| 9:19 AM EST
Today, the February VIX futures contract expires. The March contract will be the one to watch. VIX based ETFs ...
| Feb 14, 2018
| 9:16 AM EST
While the market was fixated on CPI - which came in hot, Retail sales were a disaster.  Big misses this m...
This area is set to continue to do well even if rates rise.
| Jan 05, 2018
| 12:54 PM EST
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