Category Archives: Hedge Fund

Heavy industry HFT hedge fund players at Newsweek AI Data Science Conference in NYC

It seems that yesterday started out in a whirlwind. At 10 AM EDT, an official Tweet went out on Newsweek’s official Twitter account of 3.3 million followers announcing their upcoming event in New York starting Dec 5-7. It is quite the event entitled “Newsweek Artificial Intelligence and Data Science in the Capital Markets.” It has…

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Should alternative quant based hedge fund be part of Fintech ?

Should alternative quant based hedge fund be part of Fintech ? http://www.businessinsider.com/fintech-ecosystem-financial-technology-research-and-business-opportunities-2016-2 This is no small chump change https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-04-06/first-pile-of-steven-cohen-cash-is-injected-into-quantopian-code     NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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Algo trading case: IT dept swoops on former NSE bosses, brokers

Algo trading case: IT dept swoops on former NSE bosses, brokers Why does this happen in the world of high frequency trading? http://indianexpress.com/article/business/market/income-tax-raids-national-stock-exchange-official-algorithmic-trading-case-it-raids-stock-market-4941186/lite/ NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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What is with Quantopian hedge fund severe underperformance

What is with Quantopian hedge fund severe underperformance Some scathing analysis on potential reasons why https://www.ft.com/content/29b106d2-1f1e-366f-a967-c4be1e5940ba http://www.valuewalk.com/2017/11/quantopian-platform/amp/ NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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Holy Bitcoin going mainstream in Japan while HFT jump into crypto currency market

Holy Bitcoin going mainstream in Japan while HFT jump aboard with AI in crypto currency market RenTech and other HFT shops all over this stuff Artificial Intelligence Is Coming to Crypto Trading: An Interview with Guy Zyskind NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I…

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Quant Hedge Fund Surpassed RenTech And DE Shaw To Become A $50 Billion Behemoth

Quant Hedge Fund Surpassed RenTech And DE Shaw To Become A $50 Billion Behemoth The math PHDs are taking over trading overall not just coders http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-10-24/how-quant-hedge-fund-surpassed-renaissance-and-de-shaw-become-50-billion-behemoth     NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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Robots Are Coming for These Wall St Jobs

Robots Are Coming for These Wall St Jobs This goes deep into what depts will be replaces https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2017-wall-street-robots/ NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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Cohen backed Quantopian starts fund for external investors

This could be pure genius if Mr. Stephen Cohen would decide to use Quantopian as a front to help fund his operation with external capital. Apparent his new Point 72 is not growing as fast as he would like so Quantopian could be a fantastic proxy for his investments. I could be wrong as well.…

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Cohen backed Quantopian starts fund for outside investors

Cohen backed Quantopian starts fund for outside investors is a new genius front for Steve Cohen to do some funky stuff to get investors into his new hedge fund that ain’t getting funded https://amp.ft.com/content/3f9262d2-b276-11e7-a398-73d59db9e399 http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171017006212/en/Quantopian-Crowd-Sourcing-Investment-Strategy-Community-Grows-160000 NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post…

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Quant Hedge Fund Shuts Down After Clients Pull Money

Quant Hedge Fund Shuts Down After Clients Pull Money This quote is why I am not putting so much emphasis on quant techniques for pricing for now Quant funds have struggled in the first nine months of this year amid low volatility. They’ve gained just 0.6 percent, according to Hedge Fund Research. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-10-10/quant-hedge-fund-acrospire-shuts-down-after-clients-pull-money NOTE I…

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