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Boston Trading and Research LLC

60 Arch Street 7th Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02110
United States
Contact :      
Phone :       617-314-7245
Fax :             617-292-2826
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Boston Trading and Research LLC Information

Type of organization : Limited Liability Company
Total Assets Managed ($Mil) : $35
Tax-Exempt Managed ($Mil) : $0
Taxable Assets Managed ($Mil) :
Year Founded : 2007
Wrap Programs Offered? : No
# of Accounts Managed : 1285
In-House Research : 100 %
Carries liability insurance? : No
Errors & Omission Insurance? : No
Socially Responsible? : No
Minority Owned? : No
Wrap Program Description  
In $ Thousands

Boston Trading and Research LLC History

Boston Trading and Research LLC (BTR) found a specific niche in the spot foreign currency trading market (Forex or FX), namely managed accounts (explained later in this document). Our entire mission and business model revolves around making a profit for you in your Forex managed account. All senior Management at BTR has a stake in the company, hence the foundation for our business philosophy: If you don’t make money, we don’t make money!
Devrim Akyil, the genius and driving force behind the specialized Forex Managed Account trading team at BTR, boasts more than 17 years of trading experience in Turkey, Europe and in the US. In October 2006 Devrim came out of early retirement to initiate the Forex Trading Managed Account program which now represents the key product focus in BTR. As the majority shareholder and President of BTR, Devrim and his trading team demonstrated unrivaled trading discipline. With the support of efficient management, cutting edge technology and personalized customer relations Devrim is still ranked 1st in the world (on Sharpe Ratio) as published on the BarclayHedge Index and the Currency Trader Magazine.

Assets by Client Category Professional Categories
Assets   # of Clients Amount ($Mil)  
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Unions, Taft-Hartley :
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Total # of Professional : 2 Analysts : 2
Portfolio Managers : 1 Traders : 1
Client Service : 16 Operation : 4

Boston Trading and Research LLC Personnel

Mr.  Raphael  Lima

Client Contact
Tel : 617-314-7245
- Personal Banker at RBS/Citizens Bank (4 Years) - Head of Commercial Lending processing at Franklin Mortgage Funding Inc. (2 Years) - Account Executive at Boston Trading and Research LLC (1 Year - Presently)

Mr.  Devrim  Akyil

Tel : 617-292-2842
Devrim Akyil, the genius and driving force behind the specialized Forex Managed Account trading team at BTR, boasts more than 17 years of trading experience. Devrim Akyil studied International finance and marketing through the University of Miami in Florida, USA. He completed his studies at the University of Bogazici in Instanbul, Turkey. He built his career in trading currency futures and stocks. As a result of his special ability in the trading environment, he was able to retire at the age of 27. Prior to his involvement with BTR, he spent most of his time developing different Forex models and trading mostly for his own account. Upon demand from colleagues and friends, he agreed to trade managed accounts for the public in October 2006.

Mr.  George Popescu

General Manager
Tel : 617-292-2842
George simultaneously obtained his master's degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from Supelec in Paris, France, and his master's in Nano-sciences from Parix XI University in 2005. He worked in 2006 for Accenture, in Paris, France. He obtained a Masters of Sciences in 2007 from MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). He is focusing on Business Development and in identifying key problems in the financial IT industry in order to address them.

Mr.  Samy  El Semman

Public Relations Rep.
Tel : 617-292-2842
A graduate of Boston University, where he obtained a BA degree in International Relations in 2000, Mr. El Semman worked in numerous research, sales, and administrative roles in the financial services industry both in Boston, MA and in his native Cairo, EG. Working as an operations executive and project manager at an international trading company based in Cairo, he gained valuable experience in matters of international trade and logistics in emerging markets. In 2005, Samy returned to Boston to resume nurturing his passion for the investment industry and forex in particular. As an operations specialist, he has used his position to amass expertise in all sides of the forex business, including trading, administration, and product development. Samy’s objective is to leverage all his energies and skills to support and expand BTR’s global client base.

Mr.  Andre Wandrag (CA) SA

Tel : 617-292-2842
Andre qualified as a chartered accountant and completed his articles with Price Waterhouse Coopers in 1988. While lecturing in tax, accountancy and financial management at the University of South Africa (UNISA), Andre successfully initiated a series of his own businesses. His fields of expertise include financial management and services, auditing, law of contracts, credit union savings and loans management, analysis and valuations of businesses and financial instruments and mergers/acquisitions.

Boston Trading and Research LLC Product Name

Boston Trading & Research LLC (Devrim FX-Platinum):Privately Managed Accounts
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