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Howard Tai is a senior analyst with Aite Group, focusing on derivatives products, multi-asset class investment, and risk management strategies, as well as the role of electronic trading in currency, equity derivatives, convertible securities, and equities.
Mr. Tai brings to Aite Group more than 25 years of investment experience across multiple asset classes and derivatives products. Before joining Aite Group, he spent more than 15 years with American Century Investments (ACI), most recently as vice president, currency and equity derivatives specialist. In this role, he was responsible for policy, strategy, risk management, and trading of foreign exchange, equity derivatives, and convertible securities. During his tenure at ACI, he traded currencies, equity futures, listed equity options, OTC structured products, convertible securities, and Asian, European, Latin American, and U.S. equities. He also served as a member of the Asia-Pacific Steering Committee for FIX Protocol Ltd. Prior to joining American Century Investments, Mr. Tai worked for Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase.
Mr. Tai has been quoted extensively in the financial press and in trade publications such as Global Pensions, Institutional Investor, Euromoney, FX Week, Advanced Trading, and Wall Street & Technology. He has presented at leading industry events globally, including serving as the keynote speaker at the inaugural FX Invest Conference in 2007.
Mr. Tai holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. in Finance from Cornell University. He is fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese, and is conversant in Cantonese. He has been actively involved in coaching youth soccer over the past 10 years and is a strong advocate for K-to-12 education excellence in America's public schools.