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The Exponential Pull of Innovation: Watsonisation 2.0

The Exponential Pull of Innovation: Watsonisation 2.0

In 2016, SEI issued a paper on what it saw as five major innovations that were causing disruptions both within and outside of their respective industries. The company has revisited those themes, namely: Watsonisation, Googlisation, Amazonisation, Uberisation and Twitterisation, to provide an up-to-date picture of the innovations occurring in industry today. Over the next few months SEI will share its findings and recent developments for each theme.  First up: Watsonisation…

MANAGER INSIGHTS

“No beliefs, only processes”: How French hedge fund Quantology’s machine-based model is reaping rewards

“No beliefs, only processes”: How French hedge fund Quantology’s machine-based model is reaping rewards

“Our motto is: ‘no beliefs, only processes’,” says Julien Messias, portfolio manager and co-founder of French systematic hedge fund Quantology Capital Management. “We are agnostic as to where the market will go – it is impossible to forecast. So what we trust are our processes.”