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Darren Krett (www.LEVIATHANFM.com) I have 25+ years of experience trading in options relating to fixed income, equities and commodity space. My strategies have proven successful with trading firms such as MAKO,LIQUID CAPITAL & BALYASNY ASSET MANAGEMENT. • MAJOR EMPHASIS ON RISK MANAGEMENT • PROPRIETARY OPTION QUANT AND RISK ANALYSIS PROGRAM,"LEVIATHAN",a systematic and quantative option system  that weds real time,in depth analytics • Grown assets under management and production by collectively over 900% in last 11 years. • Positive annual returns that average over 75% over the last ten years. • Generated uncorrelated returns across exchange traded derivatives/futures. • Created option trading algorithms trading and hedging across different classes. • I have a strong aptitude for adaptability and adopting new technology and maximizing efficiency. • My strategies have consistently shown positive annual returns in multiple market conditions. • I Combine automated trading with rigorous bottom-up fundamental research with a thematic macro approach. I have experience in every aspect of the trading business.Helping develop the EUREX exchange (Then DTB) by being the first market maker in Bund & BOBL,road-showing around Europe to entice people to the electronic exchange. In 2001, I was tapped to develop and build out a US fixed income presence for Mako Global Derivatives, one of the largest option market makers in the world. I then moved on to start my own trading firm, Mauna Kea Management with two other ex-Mako traders in 2005. I was lured to Kapital Trading from 2006 to 2012 as Head Options Portfolio Manager which successfully traded under the BAM umbrella during 2007/2008. My charity work has included hosting major movie world premieres including Star Wars episode II.

CURRENTLY WORKING ON OPTION EXECUTION AND ANALYTIC PLATFORM (WWW.LEVIATHANFM.COM)

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