Discovering “42” – How One Book Changed the Life of a Top Quant

Discovering “42” – How One Book Changed the Life of a Top Quant

Navneet Arora, Managing Director of Citadel’s Global Quantitative Strategies business, would have embarked on a different career path if not for reading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy  by Douglas Adams in college. Hear his perspective on why the markets offer up a humbling — yet exciting — experience.

Note this book was also recommended by Elon Musk

Video below

Senvest Surges On GameStop Long While Renaissance Struggles In January Markets

SenvestAs amateur investors battled it out with hedge funds in GameStop Corp shares in the last few weeks of January, one hedge fund pocketed large profits. Richard Mashaal and Brian Gonick, the managers of Senvest Management LLC, started buying GameStop shares towards the end of last year. Q4 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Read More

Previous article Uber’s Data Breach: Can The Company Course-Correct?
Next article What Is Money, How It Works | Educational Film | 1947
Jacob Wolinsky is the founder of, a popular value investing and hedge fund focused investment website. Jacob worked as an equity analyst first at a micro-cap focused private equity firm, followed by a stint at a smid cap focused research shop. Jacob lives with his wife and four kids in Passaic NJ. - Email: jacob(at) - Twitter username: JacobWolinsky - Full Disclosure: I do not purchase any equities anymore to avoid even the appearance of a conflict of interest and because at times I may receive grey areas of insider information. I have a few existing holdings from years ago, but I have sold off most of the equities and now only purchase mutual funds and some ETFs. I also own a few grams of Gold and Silver

No posts to display