AI & Data Science in Trading 2021 Blog

Interview: Rebecca Kelly, Technical Evangelist, KX

03/24/2021

Rebecca Kelly, Technical Evangelist at KX shares her thoughts on why flexibility and scalability are two important factors when it comes to data engineering for AI implementation.

Interview: Suraj Gohil, Chief Strategy Officer and Co-founder, Fable Data

03/10/2021

We caught up with Suraj Gohil, Chief Strategy Officer and Co-founder at Fable Data to get his thoughts on the biggest challenges facing data scientists/AI experts/quantitative investors in 2021 post Covid-19 and Suraj shares his advice for funds hoping to get new systematic strategies into production quickly.

Interview: Stuart Kozola, Global Head of Finance, Mathworks

03/03/2021

Stuart Kozola, Global Head of Finance at Mathworks shares his thoughts on the impact he thinks Biden’s presidency and policies will have on key issues affecting capital markets in 2021, addresses what he thinks fund and asset managers should be focusing on in 2021 and what he believes is happening within the alt data space as the way it is being sourced and consumed continues to change after the pandemic.

Interview: Armando Gonzalez, CEO and Co-Founder, RavenPack

03/03/2021

Armando Gonzalez, CEO and Co-Founder at RavenPack shares his thoughts on whether he believes ESG data can be used for as an alpha generation tool rather than just a risk management process and the changes that he has been noticing in how ESG data is being used.

Interview: Mohammed Shalaan, Chief Data Officer, Facteus

02/17/2021

Mohammed Shalaan, Chief Data Officer at Facteus, shares his advice to funds hoping to get new systematic strategies into production quickly and more often. Alongside what he considers are the biggest challenges facing data scientists/AI experts/quantitative investors in 2021 post Covid-19.

Blending styles, hybridization and the market mood “interpreters”: Quantamental and MetaQuant players

By: Alejandra Litterio
07/15/2020

An everlasting debate: quant vs. fundamental philosophies. Traditionally, fundamental and quantitative investing was treated as two separate modes, epitomized by two iconic figures: Buffet and Simons.

Interview: Barry Hurewitz - UBS Evidence Lab

06/15/2020

Barry Hurewitz, Group Managing Director, Global Head of Evidence Lab Innovations at UBS Evidence Lab shares how UBS Evidence Lab have responded during this global pandemic and which datasets have now become most valuable for clients.

Interview: Javed Ahmed, Senior Data Scientist, Metis Corporate Training

06/12/2020

Javed Ahmed, Senior Data Scientist at Metis Corporate Training, shares his thoughts on the application of machine learning techniques with financial data, along with how you can overcome the challenges of implementing these complex approaches successfully.

Ganesh Mani: Data is the best vaccine

06/08/2020

Using it prudently can reduce risk, ensuring both good health and prosperity.

Interview: Paul Ross, SVP Marketing, Sentieo

06/08/2020

Paul Ross, SVP Marketing at Sentieo, shares his thoughts on the biggest challenges facing data scientists and quantitative investors in 2020/2021, the role of alt data in alpha generation and the biggest investment areas for Sentieo.

Interview: John Ashley, General Manager, Financial Services and Technology, NVIDIA

05/20/2020

John Ashley is General Manager, Financial Services and Technology at NVIDIA - Here he answers our questions on the future of AI & the biggest challenges facing the industry.