Editor – Founder
AllAboutAlpha.com was acquired by the CAIA Association in 2009 to complement its global education and outreach initiatives. Today, Kristin Fox is the lead author at AllAboutAlpha.com – supported by research associates, guest contributors and an Editorial Board made up of professionals in the alternative investment industry.
Kristin is the former Director of News and Research at HedgeWorld. She has over 25 years of experience as a writer, editor, and strategist for producing and delivering news and research. She joined HedgeWorld at its inception and was involved in all aspects of the daily news and other information products affiliated with the website. Prior to her eight years at HedgeWorld, she worked at Crain’s Pensions & Investments editing and producing P&I Daily. Prior to that, she was president of Hedge Fund Research, Inc. Kristin also was instrumental in establishing the global association 100 Women in Hedge Funds and oversees the activities of the group in Chicago.
AllAboutAlpha.com was founded in 2006 by Christopher Holt, formerly the head of institutional sales for a leading Canadian hedge fund management firm. Prior to that, Chris spent a decade in the management consulting industry with various firms including Ernst & Young. During this time, he worked as both a consultant and research director providing counsel to major clients in the financial services and telecom sectors. Chris holds an MBA from Duke, a Bachelor of Commerce from Canada’s Queen’s University and the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation.