How they describe themselves: Quantiacs empowers anyone to earn a fortune coding trading programs in their spare time.
As the world’s first marketplace for quantitative trading programs, Quantiacs is on a mission to democratize quantitative finance.
Freelance quants earn ten percent of the profits that their programs generate without having to invest their own money.
Institutional investors get access to the world’s largest collection of quantitative trading programs allowing for custom tailored solutions for every investment objective.
Quantiacs doesn’t charge any management fees.
How they describe their product/innovation: Quantiacs presents Quantinator:
Quantinator is an algorithm building tool that is accessible via web browser and mobile devices. Becoming a quant has never been easier. Quants can develop trading programs in several different programming languages. Quantinator provides an intuitive UI, sample trading algorithms, an optimization functionality, and tools to analyze the backtesting results.
Once a trading program is built it can be submitted to Quantiacs’ marketplace where it gets thoroughly tested on live market data and becomes available to institutional investors.
Product distribution strategy: Direct to Consumer (B2C), Direct to Business (B2B), through financial institutions, licensed
Bus. Dev.: Martin Froehler, CEO, email@example.com, 415-687-3731