Workshop On Algorithmic Trading For Kenanga Group - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Workshop On Algorithmic Trading For Kenanga Group


Kenanga Group, Kuala Lumpur, took this amazing initiative to familiarize its clients & employees with the Algorithmic & Quantitative Trading domain.

Nitesh Khandelwal and Prodipta Ghosh conducted the one-day workshop about 'Knowing The Concepts & Practical Implementation of Algorithmic Trading' on behalf of QuantInsti & sharing their experience with them!

Session Highlights

Some of the highlighting sessions included:

  • Algorithmic and Quantitative Trading, History and Automation
  • Network Infrastructure and Connectivity
  • Algorithmic Trading Strategies & Demonstration of a strategy
  • Risk Management for Algo Trading
  • Industry forecast and growth projections


Nitesh Khandelwal (CEO, QuantInsti)

An electrical engineering graduate from IIT Kanpur with a postgraduate degree in Management from IIM Lucknow, Nitesh Khandelwal started his career in the Banking sector on the treasury side. After a brief stint in a proprietary trading firm as a lead, he co-founded iRage in Mumbai. Today, iRage is a leading player in the Algorithmic Trading space in India. Later, when Nitesh moved to Singapore, he set up a trading business to trade across the global exchanges.

In 2016, he shifted his focus to QuantInsti as its CEO. QuantInsti continues to work towards bringing knowledge and access to scientific & technology oriented trading to the masses across the globe and has already been helping its users from 130+ countries in achieving the same.


Prodipta Ghosh (Vice President, QuantInsti)

Prodipta is a seasoned quant and currently leads the Fin-tech products and platforms development at QuantInsti as its Vice President.

He has spent more than a decade in the banking industry – in various roles across trading and structuring desks for Deutsche Bank in Mumbai & London, and as a corporate banker with Standard Chartered Bank. Before that, Prodipta worked as a scientist in India’s Defence R&D Organization (DRDO).

About Kenanga Group

Kenanga is a 40-year-old financial Group in Malaysia with extensive experience in equity broking, investment banking, listed derivatives, treasury, corporate advisory, Islamic banking, wealth management and investment management.

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