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Lido Isle Advisors

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Anthony Lazzara is Co-founder and Principal of Lido Isle Advisors, LLC. In this role he is responsible for selecting and allocating to commodity trading advisors on behalf of the company’s clients. Mr. Lazzara’s insight has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Reuters, and other leading financial publications. Anthony brings more than 20 years of trading experience in fixed income, equities, oil products, energies and grains markets. We believe that this gives us a deeper understanding of commodity trading advisor strategies than is typical among asset management firms without specialized expertise in the futures industry. In addition to his role at Lido Isle Advisors, Anthony is a managing partner at M&N Trading, a proprietary trading firm with offices in Chicago and Newport Beach, Calif. At M&N Trading, which he joined in 2002, Anthony oversees trading operations in the Newport Beach office and actively trades global interest rate, equity and currency futures markets. In 2009, Anthony started Skylark Capital Management LLC, a Commodity Trading Advisor specializing in fixed income strategies. Anthony began his career on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade in 1990, and spent 10 years as a trader and floor broker for high-profile financial institutions like Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank and Salomon Brothers. During this time he executed as much as $100 billion in interest rate futures contracts annually. A member of the Chicago Board of Trade and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, he holds a Series 3 license with the National Futures Association. Anthony, an active practitioner of Bikram Yoga, is married with four children and supports numerous child-focused philanthropies. He serves on the Board of Directors for Genea Energy Partners LLC and the Board of Trustees for the Waldorf School of Orange County. Anthony graduated with a degree in finance from Loras College (Iowa).

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