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Jay Janér

Jay Janér

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Ragnar (Jay)
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Jay Janer is Head of Quantitative Investing at KPTL Arbitrage Management, one of the largest investment firms focused on technology and innovation in Latin America. He joined KPTL to lead the quantitative funds effort as a Founding Partner of the Bohr Arbitrage Crypto Fund, one of the first funds of its kind and in which he is an investor and investment manager. Jay has over 30 years of experience managing liquid funds and derivatives. After his career in new markets, he spent the past 20 years developing quantitative formulas and techniques while investing his own money. Prior to joining KPTL in 2020, he was Head of the Options Trading Desk at Lloyd's Bank, a UK-focused retail and commercial bank with more than 30 million customers across the globe.

Professional Experience


Academic History

EARLY CAREER

  • Head of the Options Trading Desk, Lloyds Bank

  • Head of the Interest Rate Options Desk, Banque Indosuez

  • Head of the Latin America Equity Derivatives Group, Lehman Brothers

  • Head of the Latin America Equity Derivatives Group, Morgan Stanley

  • Head of the Liquid Assets Trading, GP Investments


MEDIA & APPEARANCES

  • Jay has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.