WallachBeth Enhances Strategist Consulting Offerings with Appointment of Ilya Feygin as Senior Strategist
NEW YORK – May 5, 2015 – WallachBeth Capital, a leading provider of institutional execution services, today announced the appointment of Ilya Feygin to the position of Senior Strategist and Managing Director. Mr. Feygin will be a key member of WallachBeth’s Strategist Consulting (SCOUT) group, which leverages quantitative techniques to help institutions with portfolio construction, alpha generation, trading optimization and advanced business analytics.
“SCOUT is perfectly positioned to help our clients navigate an increasingly complicated investing environment, and we’re pleased to be bringing Ilya on board to join that effort,” said David Beth, Chief Operating Officer at WallachBeth Capital. “Ilya’s decades of buy-side experience will prove invaluable in helping our clients generate alpha, craft optimized portfolios, and take advantage of developing macro trends.”
Mr. Feygin previously served as a Strategist and Macro Trader at Omega Advisors, where he identified cross-asset macro risks and opportunities, assessing their impact on traditional portfolios and making recommendations to the firm’s Investment Policy Committee. Prior to this, he served as Managing Director and Member of the Investment Committee at Attalus Capital, where he oversaw multiple traditional, hedge fund, and overlay strategies. Ilya holds an MBA in Finance from the NYU Stern School of Business where he was a Stern Scholar, and a BS degree with high honors from MIT.
About WallachBeth Capital LLC
WallachBeth Capital is a leading provider of institutional execution services, offering its clients a full spectrum of solutions to help them navigate increasingly complex markets. The firm’s expertise includes ETF and equity trading, derivatives, CEFs, fixed income and healthcare research. Operating on a fully disclosed, agency-only basis, the firm is committed to facilitating all client needs with transparency and integrity. The firm’s website is located at www.wallachbeth.com