|Who’s who||Who's who|
Saturday March 15,2008,
Elie Ayache graduated from Ecole Polytechnique in 1987. He then held a position at Banque Indosuez in Paris as one among the first option traders on the floor of MATIF. In 1990, Elie co-founded Transoptions Finance, a subsidiary of Credit Agricole, which specialised in option market making. He personally stood on the floor of LIFFE, in the Bund option pit, until 1995. From 1996 to 1998, Elie headed the R&D of Dexia Asset Management in Paris, where he developed derivatives pricing models.
He was among the first volatility traders in the matif ! ITO33 Founder and former head of research at Dexia AM, Elie Ayache gives us his thoughts on the derivatives markets he defines as the technology...