Medy Agami is an analyst in Celent’s Securities & Investments practice and is based in the Chicago office.
Prior to joining Celent, Mr. Agami was a risk analyst at JPMorgan in the credit exposure and market risk modeling fields. He has performed extensive analyses on developing and testing risk management methodologies, analyzing exposures using stress testing and VaR techniques, and evaluating risk/reward and performance attribution across multiple asset classes.
Since joining Celent, his research and consulting has concentrated on themes in the capital markets space as well as finance and risk, including topics such as: counterparty risk exposure, collateral management, quantitative finance (risk management and derivatives pricing), US corporate bond pricing, and securities lending as well as developments in the financial services and derivatives markets in Hong Kong and Singapore.
Mr. Agami has a degree in Finance from the University of Illinois and is currently completing his MBA at the University of Illinois. He has also participated in the Financial Risk Manager (FRM) Part 1 Program, an international professional certification offered by the Global Association of Risk Professionals.