Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 20, 2017
Kettera Strategies LLC today announced that the Hull Tactical program of HTAA, LLC is now available on the fast-growing Hydra marketplace. Kettera’s Hydra marketplace is a global platform giving investors access to established and emerging alternative asset managers while providing daily transparency, intra-month liquidity and notional funding capabilities.
Founded by derivatives industry veteran Blair Hull, HTAA is a registered investment advisor whose program attempts to forecast the returns of the S&P500 index by utilizing a variety of proprietary analytical techniques. The investment strategy is rooted in capturing and combining an ensemble of signals spanning statistical, behavioral-sentimental, technical, fundamental, and economic data sources. The Hull Tactical program uses advanced machine learning and statistical modeling tools.
“We are excited to be on Hydra and to work with the Kettera team to provide investors and advisors with high levels of flexibility, capital efficiency and transparency. We appreciate Kettera’s institutional-quality marketplace,” said Mr. Hull, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of HTAA.
“We are honored to welcome Blair Hull and the Hull Tactical program to the Hydra marketplace,” said Terri Engelman Rhoads, Kettera President. “Mr. Hull is a well-respected and experienced investment manager and the addition of his trading program brings an industry veteran and trailblazer to Hydra.”
About HTAA and Blair Hull:
Hull Tactical’s sophisticated, tactical approach is grounded in the decades of experience of its founder, Blair Hull. Throughout his career in trading, Mr. Hull’s multi-disciplinary approach has been responsible for the design and implementation of a steady stream of systematic innovations that have combined trading expertise with state-of-the-art technology and quantitative modeling. A fixture in the trading community for four decades, Mr. Hull founded Hull Trading Company in 1985 and served as the firm’s CEO until he sold the company to Goldman Sachs in 1999.
HTAA, LLC is a registered investment adviser and is registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as a Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA), and is a member of the National Futures Association (NFA).
About Hydra and Kettera Strategies
Chicago-based Kettera Strategies LLC owns and operates Hydra, a leading independent, custody-based managed account marketplace. Hydra provides institutional investors, family offices, wealth managers and high net worth investors with efficient access to an array of alternative investment strategies. More than 40 investment strategies are currently available on Hydra. Hydra allows investors to access single managers or create bespoke, multi-manager portfolios from an array of established and emerging managers. The marketplace offers enhanced liquidity, partial funding (depending on the strategy) and daily performance reporting. Hydra is independent and objective, freeing it from conflicts of interests often associated with bank and brokerage based groups.
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Important Risk Information
THE PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT NECESSARILY INDICATIVE OF THE FUTURE RESULTS OF THE TRADING ADVISOR OF ANY ACCOUNT ASSOCIATED WITH THE HYDRA MARKETPLACE. There is no guarantee or representation made that any program, trading manager or account will be successful or not lose money. As with all investments, they are subject to the risk that the relevant investment management strategy may not produce the intended results. This Hydra Cell is new with a limited history of operations for investors to evaluate. There is no guarantee that the Hydra Cell will achieve its objective, generate positive returns, or avoid losses.
This release is intended solely for informational purposes only – and not for the solicitation of any investment product or advisory program. This document does not constitute advice or a recommendation to make any investment or for a specific investment strategy.
An investment in a Hydra Cell is not a deposit in a bank and is not insured or guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) or any other government agency. The risks associated with an investment in any Hydra Cell can increase during times of significant market volatility. Each Hydra Cell also has specific principal risks, which are described in the Explanatory Memorandum.
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