Brad Reifler is a successful hedge fund owner, Founder and CEO of Forefront Capital Markets Management LLC. He has over the years founded and grown businesses valued at millions of dollars. He started his business with Reifler Trading Company in 1980.He was with the company until 2007 when it was acquired by his grandfather’s older and more successful wing. It was a business that at 1st specialized in discretionary accounts. It with time acquired assets valued at $ 500 million but mostly remained a broker. It with time started dealing with selling information, economic research, derivative execution, and advisory services. By 2000, it was one of the most well-known financial companies in the world. He sold it to Refco and joined the new firm.
He then concentrated on his most well-known venture called Pali Capital. His Wikipedia shows that he led the company to have over $ 300 million profits per year from 1995 to 2008.He was a master broker in the equity market. He capitalized on hedge fund expansion to use innovative proprietary strategies to achieve the incredible growth. He would advise other hedge funds on best investment routes using well-researched data. It had offices in every continent with over 300 employees and around $ 1 billion in commissions yearly.
After the 2008 crisis, he founded Forefront in 2009.He started as an advisory before morphing into forefront advisory in 2011.It seeks to have the average investor be active in the stock exchange. His dream is to burst the 1% bubble in the stock exchange. His fund makes money only when the investor has made 8%.They also invest 3 % of their profits to veterans and military families. The structured products he sells to the public are low-risk high-yield types that require good trading procedures. All the investments are asset-backed and easy to liquidate.
The 40 act fund is focused on making Wall Street accessible in Birmingham Alabama. He also serves on various boards. He is a trustee of Millbrook School. He is Director of Sino Mercury Company and was formerly the director at Genesis Securities, EAIB, and foresight research solutions. He is a graduate of Bowdoin College where he studied economics and political science and graduated in 1981.
He is has shown a unique desire to share the secrets of Hedge Fund CEO to investors, He in a recent article on Reuters came with five tips for any investor, these are
• Do you due diligence on your investment. Do the right math and know risks, charges and expenses.
• Know where your money is
• Diversify your portfolio
• Know your hedge fund well
• Have a clear sense of why you are investing.