Ronald T Slivka, PhD

Ronald T Slivka, PhD

Adjunct Professor

Finance & Risk Engineering

Biography

Successful institutional sales and marketing professional with practical experience in both exchange-traded and OTC equity derivatives utilized by US, global and emerging market institutional clients and brokers.  Currently teaching, consulting and training on derivatives, structured products and equity portfolio transactions.  Author of 40+ practical papers for clients.  Serving on the Editorial Board of the Indian Journal of Finance.

Specialties:  Equity derivatives, swaps, futures, forwards, options, OTC Equity Derivatives, structured products, ETFs, portfolio trading, sales, marketing, instructor-led training, China derivatives, India derivatives, stock index arbitrage

Education

University of Pennsylvania

PhD, Physics

Carnegie-Mellon University

BS, Physics

University of Pennsylvania

MS, Physics

Experience

ABN AMRO

Director, Equity Derivatives

http://www.linkedin.com/pub/ronald-t-slivka/21/275/316

From: May 1999 to April 2007

JP Morgan Securities

VP, Equity Derivatives

http://www.linkedin.com/pub/ronald-t-slivka/21/275/316

From: February 1992 to June 1995

Salomon Brothers

VP, Head of OTC Equity Derivatives

http://www.linkedin.com/pub/ronald-t-slivka/21/275/316

From: August 1982 to February 1991

Awards + Distinctions

Editorial Board of Indian Journal of Finance
Phi Kappa Phi Academic Honorary Society

Affiliations

Borad Chair (2013-present), Pennswood Village, a nationally respected award winning Quaker continuing care retirement community located in Newtown, PA (www.Pennswood.org)
Editorial Board of Indian Journal of Finance

Research Interests

Derivative applications in India, China, developing and emerging markets.

Specialties: Equity derivatives, swaps, futures, forwards, options, OTC Equity Derivatives, structured products, ETFs, portfolio trading, basket trading, sales, marketing, instructor-led training and teaching, China derivatives, India derivatives, stock index arbitrage