The Unrules: Man, Machines and the Quest to Master Markets

The Unrules: Man, Machines and the Quest to Master Markets

by Igor Tulchinsky


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781119372103
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 09/24/2018
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 397,732
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

IGOR TULCHINSKY is Founder, Chairman, and CEO of WorldQuant, LLC, a global quantitative investment management firm, which he established in 2007 after more than a decade as a quantitative trader at Millennium Management. During his career, he's been a video game developer, a software programmer at AT&T Bell Laboratories, and a venture capitalist. A strong believer in education, he is the founder of the WorldQuant Foundation, which furthers charitable initiatives, including making high-quality education more accessible worldwide, and of WorldQuant University, a nonprofit that offers the world's largest master's degree program in financial engineering, entirely online and tuition-free. He is also the author of Finding Alphas: A Quantitative Approach to Building Trading Strategies.

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Table of Contents

Foreword vii

Preface xi

CHAPTER 1 Quake 1

CHAPTER 2 The UnRule that Rules the Rest 11

CHAPTER 3 Parallel Universes 21

CHAPTER 4 Signal and Noise 33

CHAPTER 5 Waves 49

CHAPTER 6 Correlation 63

CHAPTER 7 Scaling Up 79

CHAPTER 8 An Exponential World 95

CHAPTER 9 Quant Biology 109

CHAPTER 10 The Age of Prediction 125

Index 137

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