Quant Insight unleashes unique macro analytics via API

Unique quantitative macro data analytics will now be available via a cloud based API to hedge funds, asset managers, investment banks, pension funds, insurance companies and family offices globally.

London – 29 April 2019 – Quant Insight, a London based firm specialising in macro analytics, have expanded their data offering in the form of an API. The existing marketplace, and in particular, the traditional bottom-up equity investment sector and investment committees can now easily access Quant Insight’s robust quant data to establish whether their single stocks or portfolios are being impacted by macro or micro factors. Identifying portfolio and stock vulnerabilities, characteristics and sensitivities, stress test multiple macro factors, and finding their own insights are they key uses of the data.

With the newly launched API, quantitative teams, risk managers and portfolio managers can discover, develop, and implement innovative trading, asset allocation and risk management strategies, through the simple to use interface.

The new API launch has commenced in the US with a two week showcase to a variety of investment and asset management institutions.

Qi’s API covers thousands of instruments including single stocks, sectors, indices, FX, rates, commodities, credit and ETFs, across both developed and emerging markets.

“A clear message from our clients over last 2 years was that they wanted easy access to the underlying Qi datasets and signals. This would enable them to integrate Qi into their workflow and processes across investing, risk management, stock screening, trade selection and more. It is therefore a big step forward that our cloud based, industry standard Rest API is now available. This also opens up whole new client segments (e.g. systematic funds) and potential partnerships for Qi ” said Mahmood Noorani, CEO & Founder of Quant Insight

About: Quant Insight is a London based quant analytics firm that brings together leading academics with backgrounds from Cambridge, Harvard and Princeton with investment expertise from former PMs at BlueCrest, Brevan, Fidelity and Millennium. Together, they have built a rigorous framework to help quantify the impact of macro factors on asset prices (even down to single stocks), to optimise trade selection and build thematic portfolios, and to identify market regime changes and spot opportunities. Qi also launched a unique Macro Risk product in Feb 2019 allowing investors to measure the underlying macro exposure of their assets and portfolios. Quant Insight was launched in 2016 and its products are used by some of the largest and most important financial institution globally.

Quant Insight Limited (FRN 708235) is an Appointed Representative of Duff & Phelps Securities Ltd. (FRN 466588), which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, and is also registered as an investment adviser with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

For more information visit www.quant-insight.com

Quant Insight Press contact:

Stephen Baldwin sb@quant-insight.com

Tel: 020 3865 1940

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