Winners can’t bank luck, they need to be able to extend and amend their models to work at machine scale and speed without compromises in complexity. Success takes academic rigor, historical and social context and an experienced trader’s ability to learn and adapt.
The combination of incentives, top universities and corporate headquarters has pushed the Durham-Chapel Hill Metro to #6 in our ranking of the Top 15 List of Fintech Securities & Investments Markets on a per employee basis in 2015. Two million people and a healthy economy means there's a lot of money that needs goo...
To recognize opportunity your mental models need to be complete, free of bias and current. Your tools should be built on the same principals so they can be reconfigured as you work to reflect the “mental models” relevant to each decision, augmenting your intelligence, not replacing it.
Within the Securities & Investments sector, portfolio management accounts for the largest share of the addressable Fintech market at 38%. Securities brokerage (27%) and investment banking (16%) round out the top 3
It’s clear that “tone matters” and computational linguistics can detect it. Analysts, investors and the market react to the choice of words used by executives in their earnings calls. Investors need to factor this information into their trading strategies, but with care to consider external factors as well.