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Ai & Quant Conference 2022 Hosted By MIT Sloan Quantitative Finance Club Speaker Profile : Qaisar Hasan CEO Maiden Century

Qaisar has a nearly 30 year career spanning investment research, portfolio management and data science. In addition to founding and running Maiden Century, Qaisar was more recently a portfolio manager at Lombard Odier Asset Management (LOAM). Prior to LOAM, Qaisar worked at Point72 for five years as a portfolio manager.

Qaisar began his career in Asia as a research analyst and eventually Director of Research for affiliates of Bear Stearns, Jardine Fleming and J.P Morgan. He subsequently relocated to the US in 2001, where he began covering US TMT stocks on the sell-side. Qaisar transitioned to the buy-side in 2008, initially working for AllianceBernstein.

As its in-house TMT analyst for Growth Equities, before joining Point72 as the firm’s first Big Data hire in 2012.
For his work, Qaisar has received numerous awards. Including a #1 ranking in Institutional Investor magazine’s All-Asia rankings in 2000. As well as the #1 US Telecom analyst ranking by the Wall Street Journal in 2007.

Ai & Quant Conference 2022 Hosted By MIT Sloan Quantitative Finance Club

Company Description

Maiden Century’s IDEA platform is a game changing, cloud-based platform for fundamental investors that ingests, restructures and connects all of your key data assets into a unified environment to generate, real time, actionable and intuitive investment insights. Nearly 10 years in the making, encompassing 200,000+ man hours of research and programming. IDEA represents a vision for the future of data analysis that seamlessly integrates fundamental research with alternative data without the headaches of data ingestion, evaluation, back-testing, modeling, quality assurance, visualization and subjective interpretation.

Purpose built on the buy-side, IDEA is a refreshing change from the over-engineered, counter-intuitive solutions that have attempted to solve investors’ alternate data challenges to date.  IDEA will help you answer the vast majority of your data questions on the flyLeaving you with more time to dig deeper on specific points of interestAnd to make more profitable investment decisions with the data you are already paying for.

Maiden Century also has a systematic product called (QTIP)Which consists of a systematic feed of scores derived from your specific ensemble of alternative data assets to create high Sharpe, low correlationDifferentiated inputs for quantitative portfolios. QTIP sits on top of Maiden Century’s IDEA platform.