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September 24 - 26, 2018
Marriott Long Wharf,

High-frequency thinking for Quant Minds

Quant modelling. Quant trading. Quant innovation.

Join the quant community from banks, buy-side, regulators, silicon valley and academia. Discuss geopolitical issues, new trends in quant finance, liquidity risk, CCPs, regulation including: MiFID II, FRTB, Dodd Frank, dealing with negative interest rates, volatility, machine learning, artificial intelligence, big data, option pricing, commodities and more.

The leading quant finance event in the Americas

Learn from the best

60+ speakers will discuss the key challenges facing the global derivatives industry, volatility and quant innovation.

See the bigger picture

Hear breakthrough research and the latest technical case studies from the world's most revered thought-leaders in quant finance.

Be inspired

Hear insights you won't find anywhere else.

What can the US Council, Bloomberg, NASA, geopolitical and behavioural finance experts do for quant finance?

Explore the latest in quant tech

Position yourself to take the next disruptive financial steps. 

Learn specific applications of the latest game-changing innovations that directly impact the quant function at the Fintech & Disruptive Innovation Summit.

Learn from the world's leading quants

Our expert speaker faculty includes the industry's most well respected thought leaders. Hear their latest research and how they are responding to the game-changing trends impacting quant finance.

Meet the quant community

Debate the latest issues with senior industry experts, colleagues and academics.

QuantMinds Americas – why the new event name?

QuantMinds Americas is the new name for Global Derivatives Trading & Risk Management USA.

25 years as the leading event series in quant finance has taught us the importance and value of adaptation. Our new name is an acknowledgement of the growing breadth of quantitative topics and attendees. Put simply we have always been the quant minds community, now it's in our name.

Stand Out From The Crowd

We'll provide you the platform to connect with the world's leading quants from America and beyond

Whether you want to get your voice heard, get your brand seen or meet the people that matter to you - we can help.

Contact Georgia Hood on georgia.hood@knect365.com or call: +44 (0) 20 7551 9084 for more details.

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QuantMinds Americas is a CPD certified event.

Delegate attendees will receive a CPD certificate after attending the event. For further information on CPD accreditation please visit: www.cpduk.co.uk

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