News, Events and Awards

Recent news and media articles can be found here, as well as details on Awards and Events we have attended.


  • Wall Street Journal covers the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

    4 November 2015

    Cantab's CIO, Dr Ewan Kirk, is quoted in the Wall Street Journal regarding the launch of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information.

  • Interview with Dr Tom Howat

    28 September 2015

    Cantab's Chief Technology Officer, Dr Tom Howat, discusses the firm's culture, technology and software development processes in this interview with Simon Kerr from Hedge Fund Insight.

  • BBC Radio 4 interviews Dr Matt Killeya

    29 April 2015

    Dr Matt Killeya, Head of Research at Cantab, was recently interviewed on BBC Radio 4’s 'Inside Science' programme.

    Matt shared his thoughts on the crucial role that science and technology play when it comes to executing trades.
  • Video: CTA Masterclass with Dr Ewan Kirk

    2 April 2015

    Dr Ewan Kirk discusses CTA investments with industry peers in this CTA Masterclass by Asset TV.

  • Bloomberg TV interview with Dr Ewan Kirk

    9 February 2015

    Cantab's CIO, Dr Ewan Kirk, in discussion with Stephanie Ruhle and Alix Steel from Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers".

    The discussion focussed on the performance of the CCP Quantitative Fund, the recent volatility in the markets and Cantab's investment style.
  • Michael Covel interviews Dr Ewan Kirk

    23 December 2014

    Dr Ewan Kirk, Cantab’s CIO, was recently interviewed by Michael Covel of Trend Following Radio.

    Ewan and Michael have a wide-ranging discussion, and cover programming, transparency and the importance of a rigorous, scientific approach to investing.
  • Financial Times covers recent strong performance of systematic investment managers

    11 November 2014

    Cantab’s CIO, Dr Ewan Kirk, is quoted in the Financial Times article that reports the recent positive performance of systematic and trend following hedge funds.

    Ewan emphasises the importance of statistical and disciplined research, and the article notes the long-term persistence of momentum as a source of return.
  • Cantab's Core Macro Fund among 'best in class' funds

    1 July 2014

    Cantab's CCP Core Macro Fund was chosen by Abbey Capital as one of the 'best in class' investment managers to act as sub-advisors for their US mutual fund.

    The fund is Abbey's first foray into the '40 Act space. It includes strategies ranging from trend-following and mean reversion to discretionary macro and value. Abbey's CEO and co-portfolio manager Anthony Gannon highlights their product's long-term target to grow into a multi-billion dollar fund.
  • Cantab's Core Macro Fund tops list of new fund launches

    6 March 2014

    Research by Hedge Fund Intelligence puts Cantab's CCP Core Macro Fund, which was launched in January 2013, at the top in their list of biggest new fund launches for 2013.

    The report also highlights that - despite the current climate not being conducive to new fund launches - it is still possible to launch a new fund successfully based on a hiqh-quality institutional infrastructure, a strong pedigree and an identifiable edge.
  • Investment & Pensions Europe looks at Cantab Capital's distinct approach to investor engagement and transparency

    2 December 2013

    The article describes Cantab's differentiated approach to transparency, investor education and generation of research ideas.

    In an interview with IPE, Erich Schlaikjer, Dr Ewan Kirk and Dr Genia Diamond discuss the firm's take on governance, the significance of powerful technology and the benefits of a quantitative approach to superior investment idea generation.


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