Michael’s primary responsibilities are trading and execution.
Michael is a Vice President, Trading and Risk Management with Barometer.
As a member of Barometer’s Portfolio Management Team for over 10 years, Michael’s primary responsibilities are trading and execution. In addition, Michael supports the firm’s research initiatives and provides analytic and modeling expertise to our portfolios.
Together with our Chief Compliance Officer, Michael manages the portfolios’ risk parameters, ensuring compliance with investment requirements.
Michael holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) from Wilfred Laurier University and is a CFA Charterholder.
Latest Insights by Michael O’Donnell
Good afternoon,In our continued effort to keep you updated regarding the markets and our portfolio positioning we have provided this summary for those who missed the update video from David Burrows last week. Additionally the video link can be found below (best...
Market Insights Diana Avigdor, Vice President, Portfolio Manager and Head of Trading at Barometer Capital Management, wrapping up the trading day on The Close, BNN Bloomberg
Diana Avigdor on BNN Bloomberg The Close | May 23
Barometer Global Macro Pool tops 1-Year and 5-Year Return Categories The Barometer Global Macro Pool took first place in not one, but two categories recently at the 2018 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards, the 11th year of this prestigious event. The Global Macro Pool led the...
An upward trend in the job quitting rate in the U.S. signals strength in the labour market. Why? In good times people are more likely to quit their jobs because getting a new job is generally easier. When the economy starts to weaken, employees recognize these signals...