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Learning the ABCs of Options — With Guest Scot Billington



In today’s episode, Nell Sloane takes you through the basic elements of an option with the help of guest Scott Billington, a chief investment officer of Covenant Capital Management. Given Scot’s rich background and experience in the market, it’s easy to see why Nell asked him to share his wisdom with you in this informative episode.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • What exactly is an option?
  • How options are valued
  • What you should know if you want to become a better trader
  • And much more!

Tune in now and learn how to talk the talk when it comes to trading options.

Resources:  Capital Trading Group: (800) 238-26100


All About Auspice Capital’s Trading Style — With Tim Pickering



In today’s episode, Nell Sloane speaks with Tim Pickering, chief investment officer of Auspice Capital. After leaving a career as the head trader at Shell Oil in Calgary, Alberta, Tim hit a turning point that led to the launch of Auspice’s own CTA product. 

In this episode, you will learn:

  • About Tim’s journey prior to founding the CTA program 
  • The available access points for investment with Auspice Capital 
  • How Auspice Capital differs from many other CTA programs 
  • Which environments are most challenging for Auspice Capital to trade in
  • Why Tim believes that non-correlated alternative investments will be a core holding in all future portfolios
  • About Tim’s life outside of the trading world

Tune in to learn all about Tim Pickering and Auspice Capital’s trading style.

Resources:  Capital Trading Group: (800) 238-26100


Exploring Intraday Trading for Investors and CTAs — With Scott Andrews



Get ready for an informative episode about the opportunities that short-term intraday trading can bring to the table.

Today, Nell Sloane interviews Scott Andrews, CEO of InvestiQuant and principal of NUMERI Capital Management. He shares his experience in trading and how he goes about serving both CTAs and investors that are seeking alternatives and managed futures.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • What inspired Scott Andrews to get into the trading industry
  • What Scott’s CTA product, NUMERI Capital Management, entails
  • Which ideal market conditions the NUMERI Capital program tends to thrive in and which conditions are challenging
  • About InvestiQuant’s purpose and value proposition to CTAs
  • How InvestiQuant enables its trader clients to test and prototype their own ideas without having to code
  • And more!

Tune in to meet Scott and learn how his products help CTAs and investors with trading.

Resources:  Capital Trading Group: (800) 238 26100 | NUMERI Capital | InvestiQuant | Scott@investiquant.com