Jordan Kahn, CFA is the President and CIO of Ascendant Capital Management (ACM).
Mr. Kahn has 25 years of experience in the investment industry serving as a senior portfolio manager, equity research analyst, and investment consultant. Before forming ACM, Jordan founded his own RIA called KAM Advisors. Prior, Mr. Kahn was a Managing Partner with Beverly Investment Advisors, and before that a senior portfolio manager for Summit Wealth Management (formerly Berger & Associates). Prior to that, Mr. Kahn ran a technology-focused fund at Kahn Asset Management. He has also worked as the Assistant Director of Equity Research at Feldman Securities Group in Chicago. Prior to Feldman Securities Group, Mr. Kahn was an investment analyst at The Chicago Trust Company. Mr. Kahn began his career with the consulting firm Hewitt Associates.
He is a frequent market commentator for numerous investment publications, and has appeared on CNBC and KNBC-Los Angeles. He has been a columnist for Wall Street All-Stars and RealMoney.com. Mr. Kahn has also been featured in TheStreet.com, Seeking Alpha, Technology Investor Magazine, and Barron’s. Mr. Kahn wrote a daily blog called In The Money for 10 years.
Mr. Kahn received his Masters of Science in Financial Markets and Trading from the Stuart School of Business at the Illinois Institute of Technology. His studies included derivative strategies in corporate finance, trading strategies involving options and futures, and Value-at-Risk (VAR) management. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst®. Mr. Kahn graduated cum laude in Economics with a concentration in Finance from the University of Colorado.