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UBS rolls out quant app in Asia


Separately, UBS has launched its Quant on Demand platform in Asia Pacific after its successful rollout in the US and Europe.

Sanji Shivalingam, Asia Pacific head of UBS Algo & Analytics, says the platform enables the design of strategies that may satisfy a specific short-term need or fundamentally alter trading behaviour under certain circumstances.

UBS Quant on Demand Studio is an app built for the iPad, and allows UBS clients to collaborate with the UBS algorithmic trading team in the rapid design, simulation and development of execution strategies for trading in the securities markets.

UBS says that with