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Point 72 Invests $250M in Algo Platform Point72 Asset Management’s Steven A. Cohen, the billionaire investor operating under a two-year ban from managing others’ money, is putting $250 million of his own funds under management with Boston-based startup Quantopian, and has bought a $2 million piece of ownership in the algorithmic trading platform. Read theRead More
by CADE METZ | JAN 25, 2016 LAST WEEK, Ben Goertzel and his company, Aidyia, turned on a hedge fund that makes all stock trades using artificial intelligence—no human intervention required. “If we all die,” says Goertzel, a longtime AI guru and the company’s chief scientist, “it would keep trading.” He means this literally. GoertzelRead More
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by Nathan Vardi | JAN 4, 2016 This story appears in the January 18, 2016 issue of Forbes. On a recent rainy October evening, Peter Muller, 52, sits at a piano on the stage of Manhattan’s City Winery, playing with the band from his third album, Two Truths and a Lie. In between songs aboutRead More
by Ruzbeh Bacha, Founder and CEO of CityFALCON | Sep 29, 2015 During the London Fintech Week last week, I had the opportunity to discuss this topic on a panel along with UCL professor Donald Lawrence and John Booth of Midpoint. Also, I have had long discussions on this subject with Niall Bellabarba who alsoRead More
by Michael P Regan | Tuesday, September 8, 2015 Lo sees ‘a number of different forces’ coming to a head Event risk is something algo trading ‘can’t really manage yet’ Andrew Lo has spent a lot of time peering into Wall Street’s various black boxes and “modeling the endogenous risk among hedge fund strategies.” TheRead More
by Sam Mamudi, John Detrixhe, Benjamin Bain | Sunday, 12 July 2015 Hey there, flash boy. Exchanges around the world are avidly wooing high-frequency traders, those controversial speed demons of Wall Street. Despite the often explosive debate over this kind of trading in the U.S., bourses in Mexico, Turkey, South Africa and beyond are tryingRead More
by Georgia McCafferty | Monday, 4 May 2015 The glitzy skyscrapers of Hong Kong’s financial center stand in stark contrast to a dirty grey industrial building in the city’s run-down Kwun Tong district. Yet nine floors up, in an office bereft of any form of signage, a new artificially intelligent investor is taking shape. ThisRead More