Hedge Funds

A hedge fund is an alternative investment fund available only to sophisticated investors, such as institutions and individuals with significant assets. These funds typically utilize a variety of investing techniques and asset classes to achieve their return on assets for the fund investors.

Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, and crowdsourced algorithmic trading platforms are challenging professional fund managers as the tools, data, and data science techniques powerful enough to forecast market moves better are becoming more readily available to anyone with an internet connection.


Environmental, Social, & Governance (ESG) Short Term Trading

Short-term ESG data is showing some very interesting opportunities. Our recent whitepaper shows that 5-day and 20-day positions profitable. Spot checking the white paper shows the following simulated trades from last week. The simulated trades were MOO on Monday, MOC on Friday.
John "Morgan" Slade

Quants discuss evaluating and adapting their models - Including CloudQuant

In January, Morgan Slade participated in a Panel Discussion for Quantitative Fund Managers and how they are adapting their model.

Market Turmoil Generates Opportunity for Proprietary Traders

In these times of market turmoil and volatility, the Kershner Trading Group stands ready to provide traders with a firm built on a strong foundation of significant capital investment, innovation-focused trading technology and decades of experience in the active and proprietary trading space. Kershner Trading is actively seeking experienced US Equities Traders
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Meet The Niche Manager – Quantitative Managers. January 26, 2018

CloudQuant will be participating in the Peltz International seminar Meet the Niche Manager on January 26, 2018 in New York.
CloudQuant's Morgan Slade at Security Traders Association of Chicago

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) STAC Conference Summary

Moderated by Jessica Titlebaum Darmoni from the Title Connection, Slade was joined by Brian Peterson, Algorithmic Trading Lead at DV Trading, Inderdeep Singh from CME Group’s Innovation Lab and Matthew Dixon, Assistant Professor of Finance and Statistics at Illinois Institute of Technology.
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STAC MidWinter Conference January 10-11, 2018

CloudQuant will be participating in the STAC MidWinter Conference on January 10-11 2018. Our CEO, Morgan Slade, will be a panelist on the Artificial Intelligence panel discussion.
Quantitative Strategy, Trading, and Algo Development Industry News

Industry News: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for December 11, 2017

AI & ML news covering Hedge Funds, Career, Fraud Detection, Vineyards/Winemaking, Quanthouse, Apple, Quantitative Brokers, and more
Quantitative Strategies and Capital for Trading

Industry News: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for November 27, 2017

AI & ML news covering: UBS, UK Workforce, Smart AI Chips, BlackRock, FINTECH Workflow management, CITIC, Aquila Capital, Investment Bankers, ...
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Industry News: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence News November 20, 2017

AI & ML news covering: Overvalued Markets, crypto-currencies, Quantamental funds, Social Sentiment Deceptions, Hiring of Buy-Side Quantitative Trading, ...
Machine Learning, Quantitative Investing News

Industry News: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence News 10/30/2017

AI and ML for CloudQuant, ArcaEx, Corporate earnings reports, Hedge Funds, Microsoft, Alexa, Saturday Night Live, the apocalypse, Elon Musk, and more ...