Investor Connect – Gaurav  Chakravorty of qplum

Investor Connect – Gaurav Chakravorty of qplum

August 6, 2018 by investor

Gaurav Chakravorty of qplum

In this episode, Hall interviews Gaurav Chakravorty, co-founder and CIO of qplum, wealth management powered by A.I. Prior to qplum, Gaurav built one of the most profitable high-frequency trading operations at Tower Research Capital. He holds a Bachelor of Technology from IIT Kanpur, India and a Masters in Computer Science from University of Pennsylvania, and is Series 3 and Series 65 certified.

Gaurav discusses how global asset management costs $1.2T in fees every year, and how qplum uses AI to reduce fees and increase transparency. Gaurav and Hall talk about the three stages of a trading strategy, and where A.I.-based strategies currently fit. Gaurav talks about how A.I. is adept at handling multiple unknowns and variables, and how traditional firms have been slow to innovate.

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