About Us

The Alpha Pages was formed by media and alternative investment industry veterans to create the ultimate global information network for alternative investment issuers, managers and investors. In 2013 The Alpha Pages acquired the foundation for this network—40-year old Futures Magazine, Futuresmag.com and ResourceInvestor.com.

Futures provides information and trading strategies for all of the derivatives markets—commodities, stock indexes, ETFs, exchanged-traded or OTC—to help readers make money.

  • Daniel Collins

    Editor-in-Chief of Futures Magazine, Daniel Collins is a 25-year veteran of the futures industry having worked on the trading floors of both the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dan originally joined Futures in 2001 and in 2005 he was promoted to Managing Editor. In 2013 was named Editor-in-Chief. Dan's incisive reporting and no-holds barred commentary places him among the most recognized national media figures covering futures, derivative trading and alternative investments. dcollins@futuresmag.com   @futureswriter

  • Yesenia Duran

    Managing Editor Yesenia Duran has covered niche topics for more than a decade-spending 5 of those years as associate editor at Futures writing about the markets. She originally joined Futures in 2002 after graduating from Northwestern University where she majored in journalism. She has managed content and written for several magazines since, including Inside Counsel and Law and Order. In 2014 she returned to Futures as Managing Editor. In her free time Yesenia trains and prepares for the eventual zombie apocalypse. yduran@futuresmag.com   @yesifutures

  • Jeff Joseph

    Jeff Joseph is the Chief Executive Officer of The Alpha Pages. Previously, he headed Alternative Investment Strategies at Rydex Investments where he developed a groundbreaking 5B alternative investment platform. With investment experience ranging from floor trader to institutional asset management and venture experiences from angel investor to IPOs, he chairs the iSelect Fund Venture Investment Committee and is a mentor at Techstars Chicago. jj@alphapages.com   @alphapagesceo   @venturepopulist

  • Jeff Joseph

    Chris Casey is the Vice President of Advertising Sales & Associate Publisher of Futures and Futuresmag.com. A 26 year sales veteran, Chris has been in the advertising/publishing industry for the past 16 years. He joined Futures in 2007 as National Sales Manager to lead their sales team and was promoted to Vice President of Advertising Sales/Associate Publisher in 2013 ccasey@futuresmag.com

  • Steve Zwick

    Editor at Large Steve Zwick has been contributing to Futures for two decades and is Managing Editor of Ecosystem Marketplace, a news service focused on environmental finance. He divides his time between Maastricht and Chicago in addition to contribution to Fortune, Forbes, and The Wall Street Journal. Steve twice has been short-listed for the World Leadership Forum's "Business Journalist of the Year." steve.zwick@gmail.com

  • James T. Holter

    Contributing Editor James T. Holter was managing editor of Futures Magazine until early 2005, when he moved back to his home state of Ohio to take another position. Today he still writes and helps edit the trading technique articles of Futures. He's a graduate of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. jholter9801@yahoo.com

  • Kristin Fox

    David Friedman is the Chief Financial Officer of The Alpha Pages, LLC. He has 25 years of experience as a financial and operations executive, entrepreneur, investor and trader. For the past 12 years he served as CEO of Consolidated Family Offices, Inc., a firm he founded to work with Family Offices in their alternative asset strategies. He mentors start-up companies at 1871, a partnership between the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center and New World Ventures. df@alphapages.com