Made a small fortune in high school (1990s) during tech boom, lost it in subsequent NASDAQ collapse, went to school for finance degree and MBA, worked at an investment advisory firm, and learned how to really invest. Currently a CFA Level 3 Candidate and working as a research analyst at a top university.
Asif Suria is an entrepreneur and investor with a focus on event driven strategies including merger arbitrage and insider trading. He publishes a weekly post that includes the latest mergers and highlights the largest spreads. He also publishes a weekly post that highlights the top 5 insider purchases and sales of the week. Asif is also one of the earliest contributors at Seeking Alpha and has been regularly contributing content since 2005.