âEran is a valued addition to Pragmaâs already strong quantitative engineering team,â said Dr. Peter Fraenkel, Director of Quantitative Services and head of the Quantitative Engineering Group at Pragma Financial Systems. âHis vast experience in applying advanced statistical methods to various scientific and mathematical problems will greatly enhance Pragmaâs ability to provide innovative solutions for advanced algorithmic trading strategies.â
Dr. Fishler joins Pragma from Hite Capital Management, where he worked as a research analyst developing equities trading risk models for long-short investment strategies. He holds an MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University and a Ph.D. in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel. He is also currently serving as an adjunct professor in the Computer Science Program at The Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University.
âPragma has established itself as an extraordinarily innovative firm, providing institutional clients unique, high-frequency trading tools, unmatched for their robustness and quantitative sophistication,â said Lee Maclin, Director of Research at Pragma Financial Systems. âWe will continue to bring aboard the industryâs most skilled professionals to help distinguish Pragma as the leading quantitative financial software provider.â