David Bedford has a diverse background in business and science and these interests led him to develop a passion for the markets. His experience in biomaterials research while employed at the University of California San Francisco was a prelude to his future career in developing quantitative approaches to asset management.
David has been actively trading since 1998; forming Crescent Bay Capital Management in 2003 for the purpose of market research and profitable system development.
Under David’s guidance and using strategies developed over the last 18 years, he has managed over 500 futures and commodity accounts for individuals, family offices, institutions, and hedge funds. David became a Branch Manager for Foremost Trading in March 2018 to provide clients with multiple Commodity Trading Advisor choices to create robust portfolios.
David lives in Northern California with his wife and two daughters. When he’s not spending time with his family or in the office he can usually be found mountain biking.
David Bedford is registered as an Associated Person and a Branch Manager of Foremost Trading, LLC. Foremost Trading, LLC as well as Principal for Crescent Bay Capital Management (CBCM). CBCM and Foremost are in no way related.