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2014-10-16 08:35:51

Announces Plans for a Quant Hedge Fund BOSTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Algorithmic investing platform, Quantopian announced today that it has secured $15 million in Series B financing from lead investor Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP), with returning top-tier investors, Khosla Ventures, Spark Capital, and Wicklow Capital also participating. With this round of funding, the company will develop the Quantopian Managers Program - a hedge fund that allocates capital to the...

2014-09-11 23:07:23

PeakFolio is excited to announce the $25,000 Finance Club Challenge. The Finance Club Challenge is an opportunity for investment clubs to set themselves apart from peer clubs at other universities by demonstrating superior abilities in analyzing key elements of portfolio construction. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 PeakFolio is a financial technology company headquartered in Boston, MA that empowers retail investors to make more informed investment decisions and increase the...

2014-08-25 23:05:31

Stevens Institute of Technology, a private research university located in Hoboken, New Jersey, and Springer/Apress, global publishers of high-quality STM content for technology professionals and researchers in academia, announced the creation of an innovative series of books focused on the fast-growing field of quantitative finance. Hoboken, N.J. (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 First Title to Focus on Financial Engineering and Risk Management Stevens Institute of Technology, a private research...

2014-05-03 23:02:55

Lucena Research Closes Round A Funding to support rapid expansion. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 Lucena Research, Inc., an expert in big data analytics and decision support technology for investment professionals announced completion of Round A funding of $1M to support rapid expansion. Lucena, delivers predictive analytics technology through QuantDesk®, their cloud-based platform. Lucena has recently expanded its R&D and business development staff to accommodate a rapidly...

2014-04-28 08:27:15

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Express Inc. (NYSE: EXPR), Penn National Gaming Inc. (NASDAQ: PENN), Cinemark Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CNK), Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) and Patterson Companies Inc. (NASDAQ: PDCO). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited...

2014-02-28 08:27:57

LONDON and CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Institutional clients now have instant access to an integrated solution to profitably internalise e-FX flows, including price formation, portfolio based skewing, optimised hedging, comprehensive analytics and rate customisation. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140227/672173 ) MahiFX Ltd, the foreign exchange (FX) technology provider, today announced the launch of 'MFX Compass...

2013-09-18 23:02:37

Markowitz, a Nobel Laureate, is being recognized for his “Game of Life” computer simulation, which considers individuals’ retirement plans Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that Nobel Laureate Harry Markowitz is the inaugural recipient of the Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize for Quantitative Financial Innovation. The award will be presented to Markowitz at the Forum on Quantitative Finance hosted by the...


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