Equity Trader and Research Analyst
Euclid Advisors LLC
Andy Hicks is an equity trader and research analyst with Euclid Advisors LLC, an investment management affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners. Mr. Hicks specializes in trading international equities, as well as sector-based trading for the Virtus AlphaSectorTM mutual funds.
Prior to joining the Euclid investment team in 2012, Mr. Hicks was an equity trader and a research analyst at Virtus affiliate Newfleet Asset Management (previously SCM Advisors) from 2007 to 2011. While there, he supported the firm’s small- and all-cap portfolios and was named head equity trader in 2009.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Hicks gained valuable international equity trading experience while at Wentworth, Hauser & Violich, trading and managing the firm’s international equity accounts. Prior to Wentworth, he was an equity trader for SCM Advisors, trading over $8 billion in separately managed accounts and mutual funds. He began his career in semiconductor equity research at Citi in 1999.Mr. Hicks earned an accounting degree from Miami University (Ohio) while interning each summer on the American Stock Exchange in New York City.