ABOUT: Quantstars is a Boston-based company that uses real-time, capital tournaments to identify emerging Quant manager's best trading strategies across asset classes. The idea is to capture the power of the internet and crowd sourcing through a tournament structure to identify capital management strategie..
SUMMARY: Quantitative trading strategies compete for millions in investment capital. Quantstars runs global seeding tournaments to identify the most differentiated strategies. Thousands may enter, but only the top strategies are selected and monitored for up to 3 months. The best are chosen and connected with seed capital or backed from. Test your strategy with us and against other emerging managers. Contestants in the 3 divisions compete to gain entry into the Backed Division of the next tournament. This division is open early stage strategies and those that may not have qualified. You're a budding star that has not yet bloomed. Test your interesting strategy with us and against other emerging managers to get access to real capital. The QUANTSTARS SELECT identifies at least 25 contestants who will trade their Quantstars accounts. You're already battling on your own and have an account or a track record. Skip the intro trading entry tournament and show us what your strategy can do. QUANTSTARS ELITE identifies ten contestants who will trade their Quantstars accounts for. Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome. Quantstars is a Boston-based company that uses real-time, capital tournaments to identify emerging Quant manager's best trading strategies across asset classes. The idea is to capture the power of the internet and crowd sourcing through a tournament structure to identify capital management strategies. Quantstars seeks to find the best and brightest candidates to introduce to our capital partners. By utilizing our relationships we hope to help incubate a select group of budding quant stars. Our selection process for identifying contestants for the financial tournaments is exceptionally selective and strictly administered, ensuring that only the most qualified computational financial professionals participate. Therefore, once we discover a strategy we can offer a gratifying payout structure with a path to growing their strategy effectively. Managers start with capital from our capital partners that can increase with demonstrated performance. We enlist, cultivate and retain the best talent possible by incentivizing top performers. "Success produces success, just as money produces money.". "Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.". With capital expected to continue to flow into hedge funds, the industry will increasingly face the need to attract the best talent - in investment and non-investment roles. A shortage of top talent could be a greater impediment to growth at successful firms than access to capital. Hedge funds that recognize the importance of talent management to their future growth and success and actively manage their funds' talent needs will be best positioned to compete for the level of talent needed to drive long-term success in this very competitive business. "One person's actions really can affect other people at a small firm in a way that doesn't happen at establ..
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