Advantaged Advisers

Advantaged Advisers, LLC is a subsidiary of Advantaged Solutions, Inc which is dedicated to assisting the Government in the economic recovery of our nation.

We offer a full range of active and passive investment solutions across the capital market spectrum.

Plus, our portfolio management services feature our expertise in managing portfolios, complemented by our manager-of-managers program for alternative investments.

The principal partner leading Advantaged Advisers is David M. Boldon.

Mr. Boldon has significant and broad experience over the last twenty years working on both the sell and buy side of the market and spending several years in the risk management software market.

Prior to his work in the risk management software sector, Mr. Boldon managed Fixed Income Sales, Trading, and Origination teams for two major financial institutions which spanned over a dozen years. His teams were responsible for originating the very first securitization of Export Import Bank of The United States loan obligations into triple A rated medium term notes. This team originated over two billion dollars in medium term notes in Mexico, Argentina, Russia, Brazil and India. In addition, Mr. Boldon managed the trading desk in Los Angeles responsible for managing risks in US Treasuries, Corporate and Municipal Bonds, Commercial Paper and Bankers Acceptances. Concurrently, he was responsible for managing retail, middle market and institutional sales teams in Los Angeles, New York, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, Sacramento, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Prior to founding The Boldon Group in 2004, Mr. Boldon built several successful global sales teams marketing risk management software solutions to the structured derivative markets including 12 of the largest Structured Investment Vehicles in the market. In addition he built sales teams marketing high volume Foreign Exchange and Fixed Income Risk Management Software Solutions to major banks around the world. Mr. Boldon built and managed sales teams in New York, London, Tokyo, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Taipei, and Bangkok.

Our featured partner in the risk management software and consulting vertical is The Kamakura Corporation. www.kamakuraco.com The Kamakura Corporation successfully completed consulting and evaluation engagements for the US Treasury Department, The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and The National Credit Union Association. In addition the Comptroller of the Currency is client of Kamakura's Probability of Default Information Service which monitors more than 29,000 public companies and more than 180 sovereign credit names.

Kamakura Corporation is a leading provider of solutions for financial performance and risk management to financial services regulators, insurance companies, banks, securities firms, investment managers, and other entities with substantial portfolios of financial instruments. Kamakura's solutions include the Kamakura Risk Manager, valuation and risk analysis software,, Kamakura Risk Information Services, default probability and other model-based information services, operational services, and risk management consulting services. Kamakura clients number more than 200 corporations and governments in 33 countries. Kamakura and its partners have more than 100 professionals involved with the Kamakura Risk Manager solution, with offices in Honolulu, Tokyo, Shanghai, Seoul, Melbourne, Chennai, Mumbai, London, New York, Los Angeles and Washington D. C.

Kamakura clients include some of the largest financial institutions, such as MetLife, BB&T, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Tokio Marine & Nichido, Mitsui Life, Swiss Re, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, Export Development Canada, Alberta Investment Management Company, China Construction Bank, Bank of Communications, National Australia Bank, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and many others.. Kamakura has also provided risk solutions to many governmental and regulatory organizations in the US and worldwide, including the governments of Japan, Canada and Australia. Each of these consulting assignments has credit risk and the cyclicality of risk at the very heart of the assignment. Kamakura has extensive experience in developing and implementing performance and risk solutions in client consulting engagements and is a thought leader in developing the conceptual and modeling frameworks underlying our solutions.

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