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Gene Phillips is the Chief Executive Officer at PF2.  Gene was previously on the buy-side at a hedge fund within Citigroup Alternative Investments.  He began his career in the Derivatives group at Moody’s Investors Service.  Gene has written extensive research on debt and credit concerns, including pricing and manipulation in the realm of corporate and structured finance securities; litigation and cultural concerns at financial institutions; and whether credit ratings should be afforded First Amendment protections.  More recently, he has concentrated on inefficiencies in market mechanisms.  His research and commentary has received numerous press citations in publications such as The Financial Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal and BusinessWeek.  Gene holds a BSc degree in mathematics and applied mathematics, and a BSc Hons degree in the Advanced Mathematics of Financial Derivatives, from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa. ​  ​


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