Ken Kinkopf, Founder and President, Kinkopf Capital Management, will present at Golden Networking’s High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 Chicago, “How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World” (http://www.HFTLeadersForum.com). Building off of the momentum of past conferences in New York City, High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 will provide a global audience in Hong Kong, September, 19-21, Chicago, October 3-5, Sao Paulo, October 24-26, and Singapore, November 13-15, the most up-to-date overview of cutting-edge developments and insights to build a competitive advantage in High-Frequency Trading.
Mr. Kinkopf is Founder and President of Kinkopf Capital Management, LLC which offers managed accounts in its S&P500 program. The company is a member of the NFA and registered with the CFTC as a Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA) since June, 2005.
Mr. Kinkopf brings over 20 years experience integrating technology and sytems trading. Mr. Kinkopf has successfully traded the S&P500 futures market since 1989 and directs all trading for the firm. Mr. Kinkopf also provides technology consulting services holding over a dozen IT certifications. After studying the concepts and applications of risk management for discretionary trading, he correlated a risk-reward model using exploratory data analysis with forecasting techniques to create a robust, systematic, non-discretionary trading system. In 1999, Mr. Kinkopf programmatically transformed his discretionary model in to a systematic trading system.
Highlights of Mr. Kinkopf’s recent achievements include making the “Top 10 Traders of 2009” as published by Futures Magazine, March 2010. He was listed as the “#1 Stock Index Trader” for 2009 in CTA-Info Flash Reports. Mr. Kinkopf won first place in five (5) CTA Challenges winning $2,000,000 in trade allocations during the turbulent periods between 2006 and 2010. In May of 1991 until April of 1996, he co-foundered and was president of K&D Financial Corporation in New York, which provided financial advisory services in the managed futures industry.