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Quant

A person with numerical and computer skills who carries out quantitative analyses of companies.

Quant

Informal for a quantitative analyst. It is more generally applied to any securities analyst who uses quantitative analysis to determine buy or sell signals. Investment advisory firms employ quants to help them make investment decisions on behalf of clients. A quant is also called a rocket scientist. See also: Technical analysis.

quant

A person who has strong skills in mathematics, engineering, or computer science, and who applies those skills to the securities business. For example, a pension fund may employ a quant to put together an optimal portfolio of bonds to meet the fund's future liabilities. Also called rocket scientist.
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| Mary Quant is at the V&A until February 16, 2020.
British stylist Mary Quant, designer in the 60s of the famous mini-skirt, poses with her Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal that she just received from Queen Elizabeth II for serives to the fashion industry 16 November 1966 as she leaves Buckingham Palace in London.
"I feel that worked incredibly well, and we will probably continue that where we think we are going to get at least 20% of the room that are the actual quants doing the analysis, versus the discretionary PMs, analysts and COOs and so on."
Mary Quant skirt after her " She began experimenting with shorter hemlines in the late 1950s, culminating in the creation of the mini skirt in 1964 and one of the defining fashions of the decade.
Keeping up with the quants; your guide to understanding and using analytics.
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The experts on the forum comprised Rick Cressman, proprietor, Nailcote Hall; Peter Deeley, SACO; Tony O'Brien, Travelodge; Alistair Pritchard, Deloitte; Ian Taylor, Marketing Birmingham; Paul Rands, Quant International and Jonathan Wren, Colliers International.