Peter Thompson

president and co-founder, EQDerivatives

Peter is president of EQDerivatives, Inc.

He co-founded EQDerivatives in 2014 with Rob McGlinchey. The aim was to create a platform delivering exclusive event and online content for asset owners and asset managers focused on equity and volatility derivatives. Driven by asset allocator demand, alternative risk premia content quickly also became part of EQD’s core competency.

EQDerivatives has forged a reputation for connecting key practitioners in the space via its research, Commentary & News and public and private events around the globe.

Previously executive editor with Institutional Investor News, Peter covered the institutional derivatives market from New York, London and Chicago for Derivatives Week.

Peter is a graduate of the University of Oxford.