Dmitri Pekker | Head of Alternative Data
Och - Ziff Capital Management Llc

Dmitri Pekker, Head of Alternative Data, Och - Ziff Capital Management Llc

Dmitri has spent the last 20 years in the financial industry. Starting as a C++ and SQL developer, Dmitri evolved to become an expert in data strategy, sourcing, architecture, management, and analysis. Most recently he had spent over a decade at Och-Ziff Capital Management where he built out the data warehouse and business intelligence infrastructure and started the Alternative Data Sourcing and Analysis Group. There he was promoted to Managing Director. He left Och Ziff at the end of 2017 and currently does consulting work for various buy-side firms.


TNSY 2018 @ 14:00

Workflow integration – how can discretionary managers incorporate new datasets into their trading processes?

  • Identification & acquisition – licensing new data sets through vendors or third parties; aligning your data with your investment strategy
  • Normalization – storing, structuring and pre-processing data for analysis
  • Modeling – backtesting, visualization, machine learning algorithm development
  • Signal implementation – automated vs. manual execution
last published: 16/Aug/18 17:05 GMT

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