The 'Data Management & Analytics in Focus 2021' special report comprises three separate articles listed below, these can be read individually or as a sequence.

SPECIAL REPORT

Quantamental approach gains ground

Quantamental approach gains ground

By A Paris – The volatility experienced since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020 has largely been a positive development for alpha-hunting hedge fund managers who were able to take advantage of the arbitrage opportunities available. However, various market forces saw those at extreme ends of the investment approaches come under pressure – causing the convergence of quantitative and fundamental philosophies to rise in appeal.