Howard L. Simons, President of Rosewood Trading, Inc. (AKA Simons Research), and strategist to Bianco Research has a broad and deep background in financial markets. He has served as an economist, oil trader, trading systems designer, director of research, and professor of finance. Simons writes on macroeconomic and financial market topics including fixed-income, commodities, currencies, derivatives and equity markets.
In addition to more than 800 articles published in various journals and financial Websites, Simons is the author of The Dynamic Option Selection System: Analyzing Markets & Managing Risk (John Wiley & Sons, 1999).
Mr. Simons' educational background includes as BA in international relations from the Johns Hopkins University, a MA in international economics from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and a MBA in finance and econometrics from the University of Chicago.