RV Institute of Management (RVIM) signs MoU with ALPHABETA
RV Institute of Management (RVIM) signs MoU with ALPHABETA
RV Institute of Management (RVIM), one of India’s leading private management education institutes based out of Bangalore, has chosen ALPHABETA as a partner to introduce the next generation technology and learning experience for its students in the area of investment management. RVIM is the flagship management institution set-up under the ambit of Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust, which has been spearheading the cause for education in India since 1940.
Speaking on this occasion, Dr. Purushottam Bung, Director, RVIM stated that “In May 2019 RVIM was accredited by NAAC with ‘A+’ Grade. RVIM has been ranked 12th All India Level for Best Return on Investment by Business Today 2019 & also ranked as…Read more
ALPHABETA Expands Its Investing Education Platform to High School Students
Immersive investing education program offered free to high school students
NEW ORLEANS, May 12, 2020 (Newswire.com) - ALPHABETA INC., a New York-based finance education software company with operations in New Orleans and India, announces the expansion of ALPHABETA Guide, its investing education platform to the younger market of high school students. The new program will launch on May 14, 2020 and will offer a customized six-week program free of charge to any high school student during the period of shutdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
While the primary focus has been on the graduate and undergraduate student segment, the company is offering a specially tailored and more simplified version suitable for high…Read more
Loyola College to partner with ALPHABETA in setting up “Loyola Investments & Trading Lab”.
Loyola College to partner with ALPHABETA in setting up “Loyola Investments & Trading Lab”. The state-of-art investment lab will include courseware and practical exposure to the world of portfolio management. The lab will promote financial literacy and enable students to be prepared for career opportunities in the financial services industry.
Participating students will learn, back-test and apply various investing strategies using a unique, patented, visual finance lab technology built by ALPHABETA. The program will help the participants build and hone their critical thinking and decision-making skills and make them fluid in using latest technologies in the investing space.
Pairs Trading Workshop conducted at IIT-Kanpur by ALPHABETA
As a part of the non-core week at IIT Kanpur, ALPHABETA was invited to conduct a workshop on Pairs Trading Strategies at the campus. Sathya Palaniappan, MD-APAC, ALPHABETA was the mentor for the session held on 4th February 2020. He spoke on various developments happening in the finance industry, how FinTech is changing the landscape and what students need to do to stay ready for workplaces. Sathya also briefly spoke about how 21st century skills of communication, collaboration and critical thinking are gradual taking centerstage in helping the students of today build their career.
The workshop was focused on relative value arbitrage strategies in capital markets. Students learnt how to use…Read more
ALPHABETA Inc selected as the training partner for HDFC Securities clients
ALPHABETA Inc, the New York based FinTech firm, has been selected to run training courses for the clients of HDFC Securities. The firm uses ‘active-learning’ approach using a combination of flipped-classroom and learn-by-doing. It is the first platform to use true visual collaboration to bring together students, practitioners and consumers in financial markets through unique immersive user experiences.
The training program will include modules on various topics related to financial instruments and portfolio management. The courses will range from introduction to wealth management, to mutual funds, hedge funds, futures and options, and then advanced trading strategies like momentum investing and pairs trading. Technical analysis, and the fundamental approach to investing will…Read more
VIT Business School (VITBS), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), launched a state-of-the-art, “FinTech Research Centre” in collaboration with TOPXIGHT LABS
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), launched a state-of-the-art, “FinTech Research Centre” in collaboration with TOPXIGHT LABS, a New York-based research lab and incubator.The lab will focus on ‘placement through proof of work and profile building with daily practice of finance, research to address real-world and industry-provided challenges, and incubation of industrialised thoughts and research outcomes with promising developments.
’Speaking at the inauguration of the centre, Chancellor, VIT, G. Viswanathan said, “With the rapid advent of newer and emerging technologies, banking and financial services are in the cusp of changes; with it, the roles and skill-set requirements are evolving. The edge of VIT is keeping pace with technological agility, exposing students…
ALPHABETA shortlisted for the Reimagine Education Conference & Awards 2019
23 Oct 2019
ALPHABETA is the first platform to use true visual collaboration to bring together students, practitioners and consumers in financial markets through unique immersive user experiences with a common vocabulary.
From amongst 1500+ applications across 39 countries, ALPHABETA has been shortlisted in the ICT Tools for Learning and Teaching Award category at the Reimagine Education Conference & Awards 2019, to be held early December, at Imperial College Business School, London.
Reimagine Education is a global conference and competition, open to all those who are transforming education. It rewards innovative approaches that enhance student learning outcomes and employability. It is conducted by QS, in association with The Alfred West Jr Learning Lab…Read more
ALPHABETA Director and Visible founder, Ravi Suria, wins Excellence in Finance-Leaders Award
9 October 2019
Ravi Suria was awarded the Excellence in Finance — Leaders award for their significant contribution towards the financial sector at FiNext Conference 2019, held at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, Florida.
For over two decades, Ravi Suria has enjoyed a stellar career and made significant contributions in the investment management industry, in both public market hedge funds and private venture funds. Mr. Suria is the founder and Managing Partner of Valmiki Capital Management, an NYC/New Orleans based firm with investments in public equities, real estate, and early-stage growth companies. Since launching the venture investing business in 2012, Valmiki has invested in over 40 startups, of which it has…Read more
ALPHABETA at the Future of Investment Education Symposium at NITIE, Mumbai
National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE) held a FINTECH symposium on the Future of Investment Education at their Mumbai campus on Wednesday, 9th October 2019. The theme focussed on FinTech and in particular - How technology is changing the investment education and workplace landscape and what students require to adapt to this change and excel.
Varun Mundra, Head, Business Development, ALPHABETA spoke to the students about how technology has brought speed and efficiency into all aspects of our lives. The focus of the discussion was to encourage students to leverage emerging technologies to empower themselves with the 21st century skills required to stay relevant and perform…Read more
ALPHABETA CEO Kirthi Ramakrishnan addresses an ANMI session on Systematic Portfolio Management
ALPHABETA demonstrated its patented technology platform and how it’s changing the landscape of the learning, investment analytics and wealth management business, to the members of ANMI – Association of National Exchanges members of India, WIRC region.
Kirthi Ramakrishnan, Co-founder &CEO, presented how in today’s industry scenario, where products are highly commoditized, why superior client experience and at low cost, are the only differentiator between winners and losers and how ALPHABETA proprietary technology, is well positioned in addressing this problem statement.
The session was conducted jointly by NSE Academy and ANMI western region, at National Stock Exchange, Dr. R.H Patil Auditorium, Exchange Plaza, BKC on Friday, 21st June 2019 from 5 pm onwards.…Read more