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Introduction

Founded in 2021, Quant is a premier student-led quantitative research and investment fund designed to empower students with the knowledge needed to succeed in quantitative finance roles. Born out of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Quant has since expanded to the University of Chicago and the University of Michigan. Our corporate partners include Citadel, The D.E. Shaw Group, Robinhood, and more.

Teams

Research @ Quant

Led by Chief Investment Officer Samuel Schapiro, this cross-institutional team is responsible for generating the signals and strategies that Quant deploys to the market.

Data @ Quant

Led by Chief Data Officer Sumuk Shashidhar, this team optimizes and deploys research signals, working at the confluence of software engineering, data science, and machine learning.

Software @ Quant

Led by Chief Technology Officer Benjamin Nguyen, this team builds the technologies and applications that allow Quant to scale seamlessly and operate efficiently.

Trading @ Quant

Led by Head of Trading Myles Cole, this team hedges risk and conducts trading simulations to improve risk adjusted returns.

Partners

Technology

Robinhood

Meta

TrendSpider

Trading

The DE Shaw Group

QuantConnect

Citadel

ML Tech