Aranca Launches Quantitative Research Practice
Published on 17 Apr, 2017
Will provide enhanced solutions to global financial services clients with their combined expertise across data analytics and investment research.
Aranca, a global research, analytics and advisory firm, announced the addition of Quantitative Research capabilities to their existing investment research services portfolio. This new service will combine finance, data analytics and technology to offer services, like Risk and Compliance, Fund Marketing Services (FMS) and Index and ETF Support solutions to financial institutions.
Industry veteran Dr. TP Madhusoodanan (aka Prof), will lead the new practice for Aranca. Prof brings more than 25 years of experience in this domain, including stints at regulatory bodies, large financial institutions, academics and leadership roles in building quantitative research businesses. He will work closely with Ankit Rastogi, Head - Investment Research & Analytics, to take the combined set of solutions to global financial institutions.
Aranca’s Quantitative Research practice will cover Economics and Commodity Research, Derivatives, Structured Finance Research, Math Modeling and Strategy, Portfolio Analytics, Asset Allocation, and Data Management and Analytics services.
Madhusudan Rajagopalan, COO & Co-founder of Aranca, says, “The financial services industry has undergone a sea change after the credit crisis, with significant changes in regulations across the globe. The new regulatory paradigm, the asset management industry’s shift to more passive and smart beta strategies, and the increased use of analytics for decision support have increased the demand for quant talent across the globe.”
These potential advantages encourage Aranca to seek opportunities to expand services for asset managers, banking services, insurance, and pension funds. To which Dr. Madhusoodanan adds, “With the availability of an excellent talent pool and the efficient use of cutting-edge technologies and techniques, Aranca is well-placed to effectively manage these requirements and support the clients in their diverse requirements.”
Founded in 2003, Aranca is a global research, analytics and advisory firm that empower decision makers from Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, and high potential start-ups with research backed insights, to make better business decisions.
Their expertise across a wide range of domains - Investment Research & Analytics, Quantitative Research, Business Research & Advisory, Procurement & Supply Chain Intelligence, Valuation Advisory, Technology Intelligence & IP Research, and Transaction Advisoryhelps them ask the right questions, find the right answers, analyze the facts, and present unbiased conclusions and insights that help their clients execute better business strategies.. They enable this by bringing to play the right mix of the best data, the best methodologies, and the best talent
Over 2000 clients leverage the experience and expertise of Aranca's 600-people strong teams across their multi-disciplinary practice and business teams.
To learn more, please visit www.aranca.com