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EPATians' Share | Building an Algo Infrastructure by BNS Kumar

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A Quant Trader with 10 years of trading experience, BNS Kumar is a Quant Trader at a reputed firm. Having a robust experience of Modelling, analysis, setting up trading desks and automation among many key factors, in this session, BNS takes you through the entire process of building an Algo Infrastructure. BNS Kumar is an EPAT Alumni.

About EPATians' Share

Amidst these testing times, 'EPATians' Share' is an initiative where EPATians from across domains have come forward to share their wealth of knowledge with EPATian community by way of series of short sessions of 25 - 40 minutes, in their area of expertise.

Key Takeaways

  • Basic understanding of the flow of data packets from exchange to the local system.
  • Basic understanding of components involved.
  • Risks involved in Algo Trading.

About the Speaker

BNS Kumar is a Quant Trader with 10yrs of experience in modelling financial markets and building risk & portfolio analytics. Currently, he is working as a Quant for Nuveen, TIAA.

Before this, he had set up an algo desk for an Indian trading firm and was managing algo funds. Later, he worked as a consultant for an institutional investor to automate his trades in FX.

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