Prior Events

Thursday December 9, 2010 – Minimum Variance Portfolios; Ruben Falk, Capital IQ; Discussants: Susan Hume, TCNJ; Bill Rafter, Mathinvest – at the Nassau Club


Quantitative Equity Strategies and Signals – Wednesday, October 6, 2010

5:15 PM – 7:45 PM in Princeton, NJ;  Speakers:   Joseph Mezrich, Managing Director and Head of Quantitative Strategies, Nomura Securities International; Dave Allen, Director of Buy-Side Sales, First Coverage; Moderator: Herb Blank, Rapid Ratings International

May 12, 2010

QWAFAFEW Princeton, NJ – click here for full details: 2010-05-12-nj.doc
Topic: Data Mining: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Kushal Kshirsagar, Ph.D., Markov Proc.
William Rafter, Mathematical investment Decisions
Richard Suttmeier, ValuEngine
Moderator: Herbert Blank, Rapid Ratings International
5:15 PM – 7:45 PM at Nassau Club, 6 Mercer Street, Princeton, NJ
Thanks to ValuEngine for underwriting a portion of this event

Wednesday February 24, 2010

QWAFAFEW Princeton, NJ – Nassau Club, 6 Mercer Street

Topic – ETFs
– Intro to the ETF Marketplace and Introductions – J. Prestbo
– “ETF Research Challenges” – D. McDonald
– “Behind ETF Fixed Income Indexes” – N. Wardley
– “ETF Trading Strategies” – D. Abner
Thanks to ValuEngine for underwriting a portion of this event

October 20, 2009 in Princeton NJ at the Nassau Club – 6 Mercer Street

“Algorithmic Trading: New Directions and Measuring Efficacy”
Moderator: Brooke Allen, Head of Quantitative Trading Group, Maple Securities USA.
– William Adiletta, President, TekFinancial Solutions
– Robert Golan, Information Rules Architect, DB Mind Technologies
– James Wong, Manager- Algorithmic Analytics, ITG

Thanks to William Adiletta and TekFinancial Solutions for sponsoring this meeting