Mr. Citi Trader Otmane El Rhazi "a.k.a. Otmane OE" (born in late 1980) is a Business Manager, Engineer and Investor. El Rhazi was born and raised up in the Kingdom of Morocco, in a small city east of the country. Based in Britain’s hectic capital London, he is a co-founder of AlgoTrading the Forex Fund that take arbitrage from the 1$Trillion Market. Otmane El Rhazi is also the author of the Quantitative Analysis Repository, a library for all front office source code, tools and documentation. During the past fifteen years, he extended his trading activity to Commodities, Forex, Equities, and Bonds. While, he does not consider himself an affiliate of any trading school of thought, he has accepted that his views best suitable the label of Momentum Trading. He has acquired and sold several properties and has many contented returns. He looks from win-win situations and uses leverage to increase the final pay-out. El Rhazi has received several prizes including Award in Gratitude for Safety and Protection of Small Businesses, achievable by the Citi Group Assurance Account in 2012.
He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics, Mathematics and a qualification in English Studies in 1998. Then he achieved a Ph.D in Economics and Finance from the University of Paris Jussieu, a member of the research high organisations. He got his first job on the City, at EDF Trading, after graduating with Master degree in Engineering in 2004. In 2006, Otmane El Rhazi joined the investment banking, where he committed his work with IT and Analysts to build a commodities business. He worked on several small and large projects in development, modelling and valuation. He then advanced to deal in venturing in derivatives, futures and indices. Lastly, El Rhazi was a market-maker for correlation and volatility for short time as Citi trader. He is also a private real property investor. Since 2000, his portfolio amassed in single household and small family properties hard assets.