Global Market Risk...Opportunities and Threats

Finance Roundtable

March 10, 2016: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a lively conversation with the CEO and founder of Macro Risk Advisors, Dean Curnutt, on the current state of global markets.


Gleacher Center
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Macro Risk Advisor's CEO, Dean Curnutt, will lead a discussion on global market risk and reveal the potential opportunities and threats that arise in volatile markets. Dean regularly appears on CNBC, Bloomberg and industry conferences to discuss his market outlook and share his expertise on topics including risk in central banks, investor sentiment around oil production and the CBOE VIX as a way to measure market agitation. Dean recently appeared on Bloomberg TV alongside anchor Tom Keene to discuss these timely topics.


$7 before 3/10/2016

$10 at the door


Register Online

Registration will close at noon on 3/10. If space is available, you may pay at the door.

Deadline: 3/10/2016

Speaker Profiles

Dean Curnutt (Speaker) '96
Founder and CEO, Macro Risk Advisors LLC

Dean Curnutt is Founder and CEO of Macro Risk Advisors LLC (MRA), an independent derivatives strategy and transaction execution firm. The company specializes in providing financial market intelligence to institutional investors including large hedge funds, insurance companies, pension funds and money managers. The firm's mission is to help its clients achieve superior investment results by providing valuable market insight and efficient transaction execution. MRA is a FINRA registered Broker/Dealer.

Dean regularly appears on CNBC, Bloomberg, and industry conferences to discuss his market outlook. In 2012, he was named a "Rising Star in Hedge Funds" by Institutional Investor.

Until January 2008, Dean was Managing Director and Head of Equity Salestrading at Banc of America Securities where he was a member of the Global Equities Management Team that set strategic direction for the division.

Prior to joining Banc of America Securities in 2001, Dean worked at Lehman Brothers in structured equity derivative products where his focus was on tailoring OTC derivative solutions for hedge funds and high new worth individuals.

Dean holds an MBA in analytical finance with highest honors from the University of Chicago where he received the Citibank Award for best performance in finance. He received a Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, from St. John's University.

He lives in Rye, NY with his wife, two sons and daughter.


Leslie Lichtenstein, '07