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Democratizing Sophisticated Investment Analytics – faster and more accessible advanced investment analytics critical to buy-side firms

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Fintech
  • Location San Francisco, CA, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2011
  • Employees 16
  • Website

Company Summary

HedgeSPA’s mission is to revolutionize the landscape of professional investment analytics by democratizing access, and to give all professional investors sophisticated tools to realize their full business potentials. HedgeSPA aims to bring its trusted and equally, if not more, sophisticated investment analytics platform to level the playing field and to encourage fair competition among all players in asset management.


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    Bernard Lee

    Founder and CEO Dr. Bernard Lee (former award-winning MD at Blackrock) has a track record of success in building and supporting similar analytics platforms. He is a regular appearance in global media, presenter at top-tier research conferences and in process of finishing a book on global investment enviornment. PhD Quantitative Finance Imperial College; Master Stanford; Undergraduate Princeton; Former full-time faculty at Singapore Mgt. Univ.

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    Chin Hock Kua
    Co-founder/ Head of Engineering

    Dr. Kua completed his doctorate and masters degrees in Mechanical Engineering from NTU under the Singapore-MIT Alliance programme in 2008. He has worked in many areas, including proprietary trading, high frequency trading, academic research, mechanical design, manufacturing engineering and education. Dr. Kua is currently responsible for the quantitative analysis and front-end team at HedgeSPA.


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    Various (jurisdictions, tax vs. annual report)

Previous Investors

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    Singapore Govn't (US$1mio in Grants and In-Kind Support)