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Former McKinsey, Edgar Perez, Knightmare on Wall Street, Presents The Speed Traders Workshop DVD

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Edgar Perez, Former McKinsey & Co. Consultant, Author, The Speed Traders, Presenting The Speed Traders Workshop DVD Video Package, How High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX.

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 Former McKinsey, Edgar Perez, Knightmare on Wall Street, Presents
               The Speed Traders Workshop DVD

   Edgar Perez, Former McKinsey & Co. Consultant, Author, The Speed Traders,
Presenting The Speed Traders Workshop DVD Video Package, How High Frequency
 Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures
                                      and FX.

                                   New York City, NY, USA (August 12, 2013) -- Edgar
                                   Perez, former McKinsey consultant and Adjunct Professor
                                   at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University and
                                   author of The Speed Traders, is presenting The Speed
                                   Traders Workshop DVD Video Package: How High
                                   Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find
                                   Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX
                                   (http://TheSpeedTradersWorkshopDVD.eventbrite.com),
                                   the world's most comprehensive review of high frequency
                                   trading now available for the very first time on DVD in an
                                   insightful 4-disc set.

                                   Mr. Perez is widely regarded as the preeminent global
                                   expert in the specialized area of high-frequency trading.
                                   Mr. Perez (http://www.mredgarperez.com), former
                                   McKinsey and IBM consultant, is Chairman of High-
                                   Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013, author of The
Speed Traders (http://www.thespeedtraders.com), An Insider's Look at the New High-
Frequency Trading Phenomenon That is Transforming the Investing World (McGraw-Hill
Inc., 2011), (China Financial Publishing House, 2012), and Knightmare on Wall Street, The
Rise and Fall of Knight Capital and the Biggest Risk for Financial Markets
(http://www.knightmareonwallstreet.com).

A thrilling minute-by-minute account of the terrifying hours following the August 1, 2012
trading debacle, with news-breaking research regarding Knight Capital's 17 years of
tumultuous existence as an independent company, Knightmare on Wall Street, The Rise and
Fall of Knight Capital and the Biggest Risk for Financial Markets, is the definitive behind-the-
scenes story of Knight Capital.

Mr. Perez is course director of The Speed Traders Workshop 2012, How High Frequency
Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX
(Hong Kong, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Warsaw, Kiev, New York, Singapore, Beijing,
Shanghai) and was Adjunct Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University,
where he taught Algorithmic Trading and High-Frequency Finance. He contributes to The
New York Times and China’s International Finance News and Sina Finance.

Mr. Perez has been interviewed on CNBC Cash Flow, CNBC Squawk Box, BNN Business
Day, CCTV China, Bankier.pl, TheStreet.com, Leaderonomics, GPW Media, Channel
NewsAsia Business Tonight and Cents & Sensibilities. In addition, Mr. Perez has been
featured on Sohu, News.Sina.com, Yicai, eastmoney, Caijing, ETF88.com, 360doc, AH
Radio, CNFOL.com, CITICS Futures, Tongxin Securities, ZhiCheng.com, CBNweek.com,
Caixin, Futures Daily, Xinhua, CBN Newswire, Chinese Financial News, ifeng.com,
International Finance News, hexun.com, Finance.QQ.com, Finance.Sina.com, The Korea
Times, The Korea Herald, The Star, The Malaysian Insider, BMF 89.9, iMoney Hong Kong,
CNBC, Bloomberg Hedge Fund Brief, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Dallas
Morning News, Valor Econômico, FIXGlobal Trading, TODAY Online, Oriental Daily News
and Business Times.

Mr. Perez has been engaged to present to the Quant Investment & HFT Summit APAC 2012
(Shanghai), U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (Washington DC), CFA Singapore,
Hong Kong Securities Institute, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York
University, University of International Business and Economics (Beijing), Hult International
Business School (Shanghai) and Pace University (New York), among other public and
private institutions. In addition, Mr. Perez has spoken at a number of global conferences,
including CME Group's Global Financial Leadership Conference 2012 (Naples Beach, FL),
Harvard Business School’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Conference (Boston), High-
Frequency Trading Leaders Forum (New York, Chicago), MIT Sloan Investment
Management Conference (Cambridge), Institutional Investor’s Global Growth Markets
Forum (London), Technical Analysis Society (Singapore), TradeTech Asia (Singapore),
FIXGlobal Face2Face (Seoul) and Private Equity Convention Russia, CIS & Eurasia
(London).

Mr. Perez was a vice president at Citigroup, a senior consultant at IBM, and a strategy
consultant at McKinsey & Co. in New York City. Mr. Perez has an undergraduate degree
from Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Lima, Peru (1994), a Master of Administration from
Universidad ESAN, Lima, Peru (1997) and a Master of Business Administration from
Columbia Business School, New York, with a dual major in Finance and Management
(2002). He belongs to the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society. Mr. Perez resides in the New
York City area and is an accomplished salsa and hustle dancer.

The Speed Traders Workshop DVD Video Package reveals how high-frequency trading
players are succeeding in the global markets and driving the development of algorithmic
trading at breakneck speeds from the U.S. and Europe to India, Singapore and Brazil. The
Speed Traders Workshop brings the most updated review of high frequency trading to the
world’s most important financial centers.

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