Hedge Fund Huddle Podcast
Episode 2 Season 2
Quant Questions: Just how does a quantitative hedge fund operate?
When we hear the word “quant,” thoughts of complex math models and algorithms will often come to mind. And while that is in fact how quants typically operate, there is so much more behind the enigmatic world of quantitative investing.
Episode 3 Season 1
Alternative data explosion
The use of alternative data in the trading world appears to be on an upward trajectory and according to some stats, there is no sign it will slow down. What’s behind this move from traditional forms of research and data to that of the not so traditional?
Episode 5 Season 1
Women in hedge funds
In honour of International Women’s Month we take a close look at the topic of Women in hedge funds. Recent studies show that less than 5% of hedge funds are women owned, yet, according to Forbes, since 2019, female hedge fund managers have outperformed their male counterparts.
Episode 7 Season 1
The search for fast and reliable data
It is no secret that getting reliable data in a timely manner is becoming more important than ever. Now, also consider the speed at which this data and information is becoming available to hedge funds, and the race is on to turn it into something actionable.
Episode 8 Season 1
Outsourcing for trading optimisation
In today’s ever-changing markets, trading equities across regions can often be challenging. As a result, many traders are finding that to be successful they need to partner with those capable of providing reliable execution and those who also have market expertise and access to advanced technology.