Founded by Peter Lusk, Acanto, LLC. is a privately owned New York Limited Liability Corporation established in 2016. Acanto is a fee based investment advisor offering discretionary, and non discretionary investment management services.
Acanto provides personalized investment management, quantitative research, custody and clearing to foreign and domestic high net-worth individuals, corporations, pension and profit-sharing plans, trusts, estates, charitable organizations, small and large businesses, pooled investment vehicles, RIA’s and Broker-Dealers.
Acanto is not a custodian of client assets. Acanto provides clearing and custody through Charles Schwab and Interactive Brokers. Offering domestic and international clients access to all exchanges and trading in 12 foreign currencies as well as a basket of tools, investment products, and research.
Peter has over 25 years of Investment Management experience using systematic trading models. Peter has worked for and advised hedge funds, futures commission merchants, and registered investment advisers including Frostmann-Leff, REFCO, Jeffries, and others.
Peter holds an MBA from Columbia University, a Masters of Architecture from Tulane University and is a Chartered Market Technician.
Professor Hans-Jörg von Mettenheim, Director of the Chair for Quantitative Finance and Risk Management at IPAG Business School, Paris, France. Hans-Jörg is the CEO of Keynum, a French Registered Investment Advisor. He is Department Editor for Finance at the Journal of Forecasting, and he has been leading on the organization of the Forecasting Financial Markets conference for the past 10 years. He is also an Associate Member at the Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance (University of Oxford).
Hans-Jörg holds a Ph.D. in economics (summa cum laude) from the Leibniz University of Hanover, Germany.
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