Distinguished Professionals with Decades of Real Industry and Compliance Experience
Bruce Larrimer, President
Hugh J. Cadden, Advisor
Hugh J. Cadden
Advisory Board Member of Larrimer Associates and co-founder of Cadden-Larrimer Associates
Mr. Cadden has been specializing in the organization, operation and regulation of financial and trading markets for over thirty years. Over the course of his career, Mr. Cadden has had extensive government, professional and private sector experience in matters relating to Futures Commission Merchants, Broker-Dealers, Investment Advisers, Commodity Trading Advisors, Commodity Funds, Hedge Funds and their respective compliance, supervisory and operational systems and procedures.
Mr. Cadden has held senior level positions with the U. S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission including Director of the Division of Trading and Markets and Deputy Director of Enforcement. He also has been registered and licensed with the NASD and the NFA and has been Series 3, 4, 7, 63, 24 and 27 qualified.
Mr. Cadden has been qualified as an expert on financial and trading market matters before the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the Securities and Exchange Commission, United States Tax Court, NASD, AAA and National Futures Association arbitration proceedings and state and federal courts.
Mr. Cadden received his B.A. degree from the University of California at Berkeley and his J.D. degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.