Tag Archives: #Quants

Jane Street

Interesting look at Jane Street Capital, quant shop du jour. I’ve heard of their difficult interview process. Interesting they have the capacity to do some discretionary trading as well.

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/23/business/dealbook/a-new-breed-of-trader-on-wall-street-coders-with-a-phd.html?_r=1

 

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We’re All Doing the Same Thing

The Thundering Herd
The Thundering Herd

I think even fundamental guys have to be thinking this too:

Quantitative Blow-Ups: We are all doing the same thing.

You can still get rich but it becomes more lottery/musical chairs then an intellectual endeavour or learning a skill