In addition to its ongoing support of the Association, 10 of the firm's employees currently hold the CAIA charter and another 10 are in the process of becoming accredited. Earlier this year, the firm launched Altegris Academy, a comprehensive educational resource offering a series of interactive tools including an alternatives allocator, which gauges how the addition of different alternative strategies to a traditional portfolio can affect the portfolio's risk and return profile over time. Altegris Academy also includes a research library containing Altegris white papers, articles, guides, videos and expert commentaries focused on the latest research and perspectives on alternative investments.The CAIA award was presented at the organization's 10 th Anniversary Celebration- North America and Third Annual Awards Dinner held at the Waldorf- Astoria in New York City on November 29. Over 200 distinguished thought leaders from academia and the alternative investment industry, including members of CAIA's global community in the Americas, Europe, Asia (and the Middle East) and Africa, saluted a decade of achievement in alternative investment education. Please contact Jami Schlicher at 973-850-7309 or email@example.com, or Andrea Trachtenberg at 800-828-5225 or firstname.lastname@example.org, for more information. About Altegris Altegris searches the world to find what we believe are the best alternative investments. Our suite of alternative investment solutions are designed for financial professionals and individuals seeking to improve portfolio diversification. With one of the leading research and investment groups focused solely on alternatives, Altegris follows a disciplined process for identifying, evaluating, selecting and monitoring investment talent across a spectrum of alternative strategies including managed futures, global macro, long/short equity, event-driven and others.