Quantitative Finance

Quantitative Finance or Mathematical Finance is applied mathematics with a strong focus on the financial markets. In Quant Finance, especially quant finance for trading firms, the quant seeks to use numerical models from market prices, company or asset fundamental data, and alternative data to develop new trading or investment models. The goal is to provide a new trading model.

CloudQuant provides quantitive financial enthusiast and professionals with free tools to develop new trading models. These crowd researchers develop the trading models and work with quantitative traders to execute the trading strategy. The quant is paid based on a license agreement where the trading strategy receives an allocation and they retain their own intellectual property (the algo.)

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Quantitative Strategy, Trading, and Algo Development Industry News

Quants Run Wall St. Now?

We get it, algorithms and quants and machine learning and roboadvisors and all the rest are the latest buzz words in a financial world increasingly comfortable with the concept of computers running things,
quantitative algo trading conceptual dashboard

Hedge funds and VCs are throwing money at ex-Bridgewater data scientists’ startup

If you aren’t being recruited because you didn’t work at Bridgewater, maybe it is time to create your own hedge fund operation by creating an algo on CloudQuant.
quantitative algo trading conceptual dashboard

An Incubator for Trading Strategies

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GLG Partners has hired a head of machine learning. Financial News reports that this is a new role entirely. The article points out that the volume of data that GLG is utilizing is growing. A similar article reports that BlackRock is putting a greater emphasis on computer models.
Kershner Trading, parent of CloudQuant

Kershner Trading Announces the Formation of CloudQuant

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Kershner Trading Group, LLC announces the formation of CloudQuant®, a wholly owned subsidiary that is the Trading Strategy Incubator.