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Published in Automated Trader Magazine Issue 18 Q3 2010

What is the ideal relationship between programmers and traders? How can the two sides work most effectively together to achieve the optimum result? Automated Trader’s David Dungay spoke to Dr. Yang Wang of Chiron Investment LLP about ideas, expectations, outcomes – and programming traders’ hunches.


Achieving a functional relationship between traders and programmers is as mission-critical as it is potentially problematic. The two sides of that particular dialogue can have different attitudes, different understandings of what is achievable, and sometimes, colloquially, it can seem that they use similar words to speak incompatible languages. Dr Yang Wang of Chiron Investment discusses trader/programmer relationship management and the challenging path from initial idea to alpha-generating solution.

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