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How Jim Simons and a Group of Unlikely Mathematicians Solved the Market and Launched a Quantitative Revolution 

Speaker: Gregory Zuckerman 

CQF Institute is proud to bring you a free talk with Gregory Zuckerman on How Jim Simons and a Group of Unlikely Mathematicians Solved the Market and Launched a Quantitative Revolution 

Abstract

Lessons, insights and stories from an unexpected revolution that’s transformed the world of investing. Greg Zuckerman’s, The Man Who Solved The Market has secured Simons co-operation in telling his story, from his pioneering of algorithmic forecasting in finance (quantitative investment), to the founding of his $100bn investment firm Renaissance Technologies, to the political of its two executives.

Gregory Zuckerman Bio

Gregory Zuckerman is a special writer at Wall Street Journal. He writes about big financial trades, hedge funds, private-equity firms and other investing and business topics. He is a three-time winner of the Gerald Loeb Award, the highest honour in business journalism. Zuckerman is the author of The Greatest Trade Ever and The Frackers, and he appears regularly on CNBC, Fox Business and other networks around the world.