About Us

The Alpha Pages was formed by media and alternative investment industry veterans to create the ultimate global information network for the alternative investment industry. In Q1 2013 The Alpha Pages acquired the foundation for this network—the iconic, 40+ year-old Futures Magazine, and digital media properties Futuresmag.com and ResourceInvestor.com. In Q2 2014, The Alpha Pages acquired the leading global hedge fund and private equity information platform FINalternatives.com.

  • Daniel Collins

    Editor-in-Chief of Futures Magazine, Daniel Collins is a 25-year veteran of the futures industry having worked on the trading floors of both the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dan originally joined Futures in 2001. In 2013 was named Editor-in-Chief. Dan's incisive reporting and no-holds barred commentary places him among the most recognized national media figures covering futures, derivative trading and alternative investments. dcollins@futuresmag.com   @futureswriter

  • Deirdre Brennan

    Deirdre Brennan is the Editor-in-Chief of FINalternatives, the premier, independent source for news on the alternative investment industry. Prior to founding FINalternatives in 2005, Deirdre was an editor at Institutional Investor News where she developed a series of online newsletters, including Hedge Fund Daily. She currently resides in London, where she serves as UK Chapter Director for The Hedge Fund Association.

  • Garrett Baldwin, Managing Editor of The Alpha Pages has covered the financial markets since the onset of the RBS collapse in 2007. An author and Baltimore native, Garrett earned a BS in journalism from the Medill School at Northwestern University. He holds an MA in Security Studies from The Johns Hopkins University, an MS in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University and will finish an MBA in finance from Indiana University in 2015.

  • Yesenia Duran

    Managing Editor of Futures Magazine, Yesenia Duran originally joined Futures in 2002 after graduating from Northwestern University where she majored in journalism. She has managed content and written for several magazines since, including Inside Counsel and Law and Order. In 2014 she returned to Futures as Managing Editor. In her free time Yesenia trains and prepares for the eventual zombie apocalypse. yduran@futuresmag.com   @yesifutures

  • Steven Lord

    Steven Lord is the Managing Editor of acclaimed hedge fund website FINalternatives and a Contributing Editor to Modern Trader magazine. He has deep experience in financial markets, having founded, led and managed investment publishing, asset management and financial technology companies in the U.S. and abroad, and has written extensively on global equity, debt, and derivative markets, alternative investments, and macroeconomics for more than twenty years. Fluent in German, Lord is a council member for expert network Gerson Lehrman Group and has served as an expert witness for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. He holds an Master's degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and a BS in Finance from the University of Vermont.

  • Barry Weinberg is the Chief Revenue Officer of The Alpha Pages. A print and digital advertising veteran, Barry has developed a number of platforms and publications from unknowns, to leaders in their verticals.  As SVP at Legacy.com, he led advertising sales and strategy and created a unique, successful native ad program that is still running. He has 15+ years of leadership roles at national print publications including Popular Science Magazine.

  • Jeff Joseph

    Jeff Joseph is the Chief Executive Officer of The Alpha Pages. Previously, he headed Alternative Investment Strategies at Rydex Investments where he developed a groundbreaking 5B alternative investment platform. With investment experience ranging from floor trader to institutional asset management and venture experiences from angel investor to IPOs. jj@alphapages.com   @alphapagesceo   @venturepopulist

  • James T. Holter

    Technical Editor James T. Holter was managing editor of Futures Magazine until early 2005, when he moved back to his home state of Ohio to take another position. Today he still writes and helps edit the trading technique articles of Futures. He's a graduate of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. jholter9801@yahoo.com