Jamie Wise is the Founder of BUZZ Indexes and the President and Chief Executive Officer of Periscope Capital, a Toronto-based hedge fund manager. BUZZ Indexes creates and maintains proprietary quantitative index and portfolio strategies based on Big Data analytics models. Established in 2009, Periscope Capital is an alternative investment asset manager focused on cross-asset arbitrage strategies.
Previously, Mr. Wise was a managing director at Moore Capital Advisors Canada and a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at the Bank of Montreal where he led an internal proprietary trading group. Mr. Wise has appeared on CNBC, BNN and regularly contributes to various podcasts and blog posts. He has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, MarketWatch and across leading ETF industry journals.
Mr. Wise has an undergraduate business degree (hons.); graduating first in his class from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.