Solve-a-thon at MIT
Our quantitative finance
contest is underway!
Solve-a-thon at MIT runs
through November 30, 2016
Register at: www.WorldQuantChallenge.com
WorldQuant is proud to partner with MIT on
several initiatives designed to benefit the
Institute, its students, and its faculty.
WorldQuant is a quantitative investment
management firm based in the United States
with more than 500 employees in 14 countries.
As a leader in the field of quantitative finance
with numerous MIT alumni on our executive
team, WorldQuant will sponsor several
programs associated with the Institute.
IDSS: WorldQuant is a founding industry
member of the MIT Institute for Data,
Systems, and Society. The IDSS mission of
advancing education and research in state-of-the-art, analytical methods in information and
decision systems fits perfectly with WorldQuant. Given
the importance of high-quality data in the world of
quantitative finance, WorldQuant will collaborate with
IDSS to provide opportunities for faculty and students to
explore and conduct a variety of research projects. This
is expected to include projects both related and
unrelated to finance.
HUBweek: WorldQuant is a named partner for the
Boston area’s HUBweek festival, and is proud to have
been a participating sponsor of HUBweek 2016, which
included events on and around the MIT campus.
Because HUBweek celebrates innovation at the
Solve: As a Solve Supporting Organization,
intersection of art, science and technology, the
event is a natural fit with several of our
business initiatives. The HUBweek Inclusive
Innovation focus provides the foundation for
our Solve-a-thon at MIT, a quantitative-finance
contest that allows interested candidates to
use web-based technology to build algorithms
for stock-price movement prediction. Our
current Solve-a-thon at MIT continues through
November 30, 2016.
WorldQuant embraces the problem-solving
program’s four pillars — Learn, Cure, Fuel,
Make. With the recent establishment by the
It is with great pride and honor that WorldQuant partners
with MIT on these various initiatives. Please visit us at
www.WorldQuant.com to learn more about WorldQuant’s
mission, values, and career opportunities.
Igor Tulchinsky, CEO, WorldQuant, LLC
CEO, WorldQuant, LLC
WORLDQUANT PARTNERS WITH MIT
A Letter from the CEO of WorldQuant, LLC