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Jonathan Larkin

Jonathan Larkin

Chief Investment Officer, Quantopian
Jonathan directs Quantopian's investment strategy, leading the effort to identify, select, and allocate capital to investment algorithms created by Quantopian's community of more than 140,000 algorithm writers. Writers of selected algorithms share in the profits generated by their algorithms.

Larkin's prior experience spans senior roles at some of the largest multi-manager and quantitative investment firms in the world.

He was most recently a Portfolio Manager at Hudson Bay Capital Management LP. Previously, he held the roles of Portfolio Manager and Global Co-Head of Equities at BlueCrest Capital Management LP, Managing Director at Nomura Securities, and Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Equities at Millennium Management LLC.
About Quantopian:
Quantopian is a crowd-sourced quantitative investment firm. We inspire talented people from around the world to write investment algorithms.
Quantopian provides capital, education, data, a research environment, and a development platform to algorithm authors (quants). We offer license agreements for algorithms that fit our investment strategy, and the licensing authors are paid based on their strategy's individual performance. We provide everything a quant needs to create a strategy and profit from it.
Quantopian's community has nearly doubled year-over-year for the last four years and now numbers over 140,000 members. Our members include: finance professionals, data scientists, developers, and students from more than 180 countries from around the world. The members collaborate in our forums and in person at regional meetups, workshops, and QuantCon, Quantopian's flagship annual event. For more information, visit