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Jim Campasano

Jim Campasano

Ph.D. Student in Finance 



Office: SOM 226


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J.D., Vanderbilt University School of Law,


B.A., Economics, Harvard University, 1992

Research/Teaching Interests:



Financial Modeling




Working Paper
Simon, David P. and Campasano, Jim , The VIX Futures Basis: Evidence and Trading Strategies (June 27, 2012). Available at SSRN: or

Honors and Awards: 

2012-2013 University of Massachusetts Graduate School Fellowship Award

Professional and Academic Memberships:

Registered Investment Adviser, State of Connecticut, 2010-2012.
President of Marshall James Capital, LLC, Registered CTA, 2010-2012.


Previous Employment:

2012, Bentley University, Assistant Adjunct Professor

January 2010 - March 2012, Marshall James Capital, LLC, President

January 2009 - July 2009, Millennium Limited Partners, Portfolio Manager

August 2005 - December 2008, Vicis Capital, Portfolio Manager

January 2001 - February 2005, Southfield Corporation, Partner, Rayner and Stonington Partners

June 1999 - December 2000, Genesant Technologies Inc., Executive Vice President

May 1998 - June 1999, Paine Webber Incorporated, Vice President, Equity Options Trading

February 1996 - May 1998, AIG Trading Group, Trader, Precious Metals Options