Jonathan Wallentine, FSA, CERA, MAAA, Senior Partner of Actuarial Management Company, has established tracking services for one model called Valuation Arbitrage. This strategy employs advanced actuarial mathematics to arbitrage fixed income mispricings. This is a new model and Theta has established tracking as of its inception date of 4/30/2015.
Disciplined Wealth Management principal, Troy Schield, CFS, BCS, has elected to have three strategies tracked, the Conservative, Moderate and Aggressive Models. Each program applies a tactical strategy to international and domestic equities and bonds. Theta Research has independently verified the track records of all three models back to their inception in September of 2006.
Brian Boughner, CFA, CMT, co-founder of Parallel Financial Partners, has established tracking accounts for five actively managed models: The High-Income Portfolio, Dynamic Fixed Income, Equity Income, Dynamic Allocation Portfolio and the Core Appreciation model. Theta Research has independently verified each model’s track record back to their common inception date of 12/31/2014.
Porter Investments has initiated tracking of its Aggressive Strategy model. Portfolio Manager, Bob Porter, describes this strategy as a 2X leveraged long and 1X leveraged short strategy using complex applied math algorithms, pattern recognition and artificial intelligence to follow intermediate trends in the SP500 Index. Theta Research has independently verified the track record of this model back to its inception date of 8/31/2013.
Ryan Redfern, ChFC, owner and CIO of Shadowridge Asset Management in Austin, Texas has initiated tracking of his SDW Sector Trending model. This strategy seeks to identify long-term S&P 500 Index upward trends and invest in up to four leveraged ProFunds sector funds. Theta Research has independently verified the actual track record of this model back to its inception date of 7/31/2012.
Current Theta Manager, Paul Distefano, PhD of MIPS Timing Systems has added a new model, the MIPS 4/MF+ Strategy. This model is a trend-following strategy driven by applied mathematics, with built in self-learning, self-correcting algorithms. Theta Research has verified the actual performance of this model back to its inception date of 8/31/2013.
Another current Theta Investment Manager, George Slezak, has added a model named George Slezak Discretionary, an approach to market timing using both fundamental and technical approaches. Theta research has verified the actual performance of the Discretionary model back to its inception of April 30, 2014.
Dr. Gary Harloff, founder of Harloff Capital Management, announces the expansion of his Global Tactical – Rydex Aggressive strategy’s actual track record. Theta Research has independently documented the expanded track record of this model back to original inception date of 12/31/2002.
Camargo Investment Management of Cincinnati, OH began tracking one model named the MidCap Growth Price
Momentum and LargeCap Value. This strategy trades a basket of 20 to 25
individual stocks based on proprietary fundamental analysis. Theta Research has
independently verified the actual performance of this strategy back to its
inception of 01/01/2012.
Jacob Deschenes, principal of Era Capital Management, has
announced the tracking of one model named the Strategic Growth Opportunities
portfolio, which trades individual stocks based on a proprietary contrarian
strategy. Theta Research has independently verified the actual performance of
this strategy back to its inception of 10/31/2014.
Copperwynd Financial, LLC began tracking two models, both of which trade
individual stocks. The 5 Stock Momentum Strategy employs positive momentum
while the 50 Value Stock Strategy is based on proprietary value metrics. The
actual track records of these models have been verified by Theta Research back
to 7/31/2013 and 5/31/2012, respectively.
Marty Kerns and Parker Binion of Kerns Capital Management have
announced the tracking of two new models, the KCM Valarian Long/Short and KCM
Valarian Market Neutral strategies. Both models have an inception date of
12/31/2014 and trade individual stocks seeking to manage risks through the use
of proprietary stock selection and net exposure methodologies.
Roger W. (Wayne) Lord of Dexter, GA has initiated trading of one model, the
NAZ 100. This strategy is an aggressive day trading and swing trading model.
Theta Research began independent tracking at the program’s inception date of
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Potomac Advisors began tracking with one model named EVO 1. This strategy trades long, inverse and leveraged Rydex mutual funds. Theta Research has independently verified actual performance of this model back to May of 2002.
Zor Capital, LLC established tracking for one model named ZorTrades. This strategy trades individual equities based on a proprietary pattern recognition system. Theta Research has independently verified the actual performance of this strategy back to its inception of 7/31/2013.
Hepburn Capital Management began tracking with one model named Future Technologies Strategy. This strategy trades primarily equity securities in the field of emerging technologies. Theta Research has verified performance back to the inception date of 8/31/14.
Dr. Gary J. Harloff, Ph.D. began tracking of one model named Global Tactical – Rydex Aggressive Growth trading long, inverse and leveraged Rydex mutual funds. Theta Research has independently verified actual performance of this model back to 11/30/2010.