Coquest Advisors


Coquest Advisors is dedicated...

to providing specialized investment research, consulting services, and customized portfolio solutions to family offices, institutions, and registered investment advisors.

Decades of alternative investment industry expertise, combined with a rigorous research and due diligence process, helps us to identify manager talent and best-in-class trading programs.  A combination of quantitative and qualitative techniques is utilized to structure portfolios that are diversified, robust, and specifically tailored to meet the needs of our individual clients.

Coquest Advisors is an affiliated company of Coquest, Inc. and based in Dallas, Texas.

Coquest Advisors is registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and is a member of the National Futures Association (NFA).


Article · A Little-Known Index Measures Economic Uncertainty

Posted on 2019-06-09

In his new article for Seeking Alpha Mark Shore discusses the Economic Policy Uncertainty Index, which is attaining increased use among academics, pra... read more...

Coquest CTA Challenge 2019 · Chicago Spring Fling

Posted on 2019-06-03

Coquest CTA Challenge 2019: Chicago Spring Fling (cheering goodbye to low temps and low volatility) Coquest invite their clients and business pa... read more...

Michael Lock · Institutional Analysis Simplified

Posted on 2019-05-31

How does an institutional investor go about selecting an investment in liquid capital markets? Hint: Historical returns are not the only factor. In... read more...

Conference (Toronto) · Coquest Advisors’ Mark Shore to moderate TalkingHedge panel “Beyond Trend and Carry: Seeking Alpha in FX and Managed Futures”

Posted on 2019-5-20

Coquest Advisors is proud to sponsor the 2019 TalkingHedge Toronto conference on “The Power of Alternatives: A New Era in Alignment of Interest... read more...

Article · Managed Futures for Microcap Investors

Posted on 2019-05-16

In his latest article for MicroCap review, Mark Shore compares microcap indices to managed futures. His findings indicate potential benefits from allo... read more...

Invitation (Chicago) - Tech Trends in Prop Trading and Alternative Investments

Posted on 2019-05-01

Join the Electronic Trading & Algorithmic group on May 7th, for a lively discussion on technology trends in trading including talks on connectivit... read more...

Mark Shore · Trade tensions, tariffs and European volatility

Posted on 2019-04-12

Mark Shore's new article titled 'Trade tensions, tariffs and European volatility', written for the Eurex Group, examines European volati... read more...

Mark Shore · Discussing de-risking: Do hedge funds hedge

Posted on 2019-04-09

In a new article for the consultancy platform ReachX, Mr. Mark Shore discusses results from a study of 14 hedge fund strategies. Mr. Shore tackles the... read more...

Allocator Insights: Ryan Hart, Coquest Advisors

Posted on 2019-04-08

Ryan Hart, Director of Research, Coquest Advisors was recently interviewed by Murano Systems Inc. for their Allocator Insights series. Ryan spoke ... read more...

Ryan Hart · “What Will Allocators Focus on in 2019.”

Posted on 2019-04-02

Ryan Hart, Director of Research, Coquest Advisors participated on a panel discussion at a recent industry event sponsored by Ultimus Fund Solution... read more...

M&R Capital Wins Coquest 2018 CTA Challenge

Posted on 2019-01-29

Dallas-based Coquest Inc., a full service brokerage and alternative investment consulting firm, announced today that M&R Capital LLC is the winner... read more...

Marc Lorin joins Coquest Advisors as Director of Strategic Relations

Posted on 2018-06-18

Marc Lorin, a 28-year veteran of the investment management and managed futures industry, has joined Coquest Advisors LLC, a subsidiary of Coquest Inc.... read more...

Mark Shore Joins Coquest Advisors as Director of Educational Research

Posted on 2018-02-20

Dallas-based Coquest Inc., one of the largest independent introducing brokers in the U.S. derivatives markets, announced today that Mark Shore has joi... read more...

Sector Advisors Wins Coquest 2017 CTA Challenge

Posted on 2018-01-19

Dallas-based Coquest Inc., a full service brokerage and alternative investment consulting firm, announced today that Sector Arc Advisors is the winner... read more...

Quantitative Investment Management wins Coquest Advisor's 2016 CTA Challenge

Posted on 2017-02-01

CTA Program Tops Managed Futures Industry Competition for Second Year (February 1, 2017) Dallas-based Coquest Inc., a full service brokerage and al... read more...