Peter Heise was a pioneer in large equity basket trading and has over 20 years of experience in the US, EU and APAC markets. His career began on the New York Mercantile Exchange with MBF Clearing Corporation and then as a trader with Merrill Lynch before serving as the Director of Trading for over ten years at market-neutral hedge fund KCM Asset Management. He then served a 5-year tenure in a Trader/PM position at The Portland House Group, one of the largest family offices in Australia.
Specializing in executing trades representing a significant portion of the daily average volume, he balanced both execution speed and market impact. He is familiar with and has used the majority of the bulge bracket execution algorithms as well as proprietary ones. Peter brings a deep understanding of equity execution along with currencies, futures, and options.
Peter earned his MBA with a concentration in Finance from Stetson University.