DENVER—May 11, 2016—361 Capital, an award-winning* investment firm specializing in alternative mutual funds, has named Jason Leupold as its new Vice President of Trading and Research.
In this role, Leupold will collaborate closely with the other members of the investment team to research market opportunities and identify trading strategies that systematically exploit inefficiencies, thus helping the firm deliver better investing outcomes for advisors and their clients.
Leupold most recently served as a research analyst and market strategist with Boulder, Colorado-based Arches Asset Management, where he specialized in exploiting trends in the commodities market. Leupold also spent nine years working with Crabel Capital Management, overseeing the firm’s Asian trade desk and foreign exchange desk, and developing models for inclusion in Crabel’s portfolios.
“We’re excited to welcome Jason to the 361 Capital team,” said Clifford Stanton, 361 Capital’s Chief Investment Officer. “Jason brings nearly 15 years of investment experience and will be able to add new perspectives on our research methodologies, trading platform, and product development approach.”
Leupold’s addition will also support 361 Capital’s continued growth. In April, the firm launched its 361 Domestic Long/Short Equity Fund, the fifth in its collection of alternative mutual fund offerings.
About 361 Capital
361 Capital is an award-winning* boutique asset manager offering institutional-quality** alternative mutual funds to investment advisors and their clients. Since its founding in 2001, the Firm has focused exclusively on alternative investments—creating innovative portfolio solutions that seek to help advisors better understand and manage portfolio risk.
Today, the Firm combines its investment skills, experience and focus on transparency with that of other world-class investment managers to offer a family of single-manager alternative mutual funds including managed futures, long/short equity, and macro mutual funds.
The firm distributes its products through investment advisors and institutions. For more information, call 866.361.1720 or visit 361capital.com.