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Wenxuan (Vincent) Tang

  • Wenxuan (Vincent) Tang
  • Dept: Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan (OR Manhattan)
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Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2017

Education (previous degree): Wuhan University; Bachelor of Economics, Major in Finance; Minor in Computer Science

Experience:

  • Acadian Asset Management: Investment Research Intern focusing on quantitative equity and FX risk factor research (Summer 2017)
  • Publication: ML-TEA: A Set of Quantitative Investment Algorithms based on Machine Learning and Technical Analysis (Dec 2016)
  • Academic Research: PANNE: Passive Aggressive Online Portfolio Selection with Neural Network Ensembles
  • Leadership: Principal & First Chair of WHU Chinese Orchestra; Founding principal of WHU MetaQuant Finance Lab

Hobbies: Playing Erhu, Singing, and Swimming

Why do you want to pursue a career in finance?

The excitement of finding new alphas and quantitatively researching market behaviors is what substantially motivates me to pursue a career in finance, especially in quantitative investing.   

What makes you unique?

I have been playing the Erhu for over 15 years and held my own concert in college.  This experience forged me into a disciplined and conscientious individual, while also being ingenious and innovative.