Zar Amrolia was recently the co-Chief of XTX Markets – one of the top algorithmic trading companies in the world. Before XTX, Zar was Co-Head of Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities at Deutsche Bank and a Partner at Goldman Sachs. He started off as a quant at JPMorgan in 1988. He has PhD in Mathematics from Oxford University. In this podcast we discuss:
How computers impacted pricing derivatives
Creating one-click trading
Building #1 FX trading bank
Rethinking risk management after GFC
Why firms like XTX have a tech edge over banks
Automating every function at a firm from HR to trading
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